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Introduction

Removing the bottom door is necessary to reach most of the other components of the laptop. Replacing the bottom door may be necessary if there are excessive dents and scratches which can potentially harm internal components.

Image 1/1: Slide the two release latches on either side of the battery.
  • Make sure the computer is shut off and the power cord is unplugged from the AC outlet.

  • Slide the two release latches on either side of the battery.

  • Gently tilt the battery upward and remove it from its socket.

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Image 1/1: Remove the one 3.0 mm Phillips PM2.0x3.0 security screw.
  • Turn the computer so the bottom is facing towards you.

  • Remove the one 3.0 mm Phillips PM2.0x3.0 security screw.

  • The security screw is an optional feature and isn't required to hold the backing if there is not one screwed in place.

  • Slide the release latches then pull the door towards you. Lift the door away to completely remove it.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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