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Introduction

In this guide, we walk you through the step by step trackpad replacement

Parts

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  1. Remove the bumpers at the back of the keyboard part. Use a J1 screwdriver head to remove the 7mm screws underneath the bumpers. Use a J1 screwdriver head to remove the 7mm screws underneath the bumpers.
    • Remove the bumpers at the back of the keyboard part.

    • Use a J1 screwdriver head to remove the 7mm screws underneath the bumpers.

  2. Use a J1 screwdriver head to remove the remaining 5mm screws at the back of the keyboard part. Use a J1 screwdriver head to remove the remaining 5mm screws at the back of the keyboard part.
    • Use a J1 screwdriver head to remove the remaining 5mm screws at the back of the keyboard part.

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  4. Use the opening tool to carefully remove the back cover of the keyboard.
    • Use the opening tool to carefully remove the back cover of the keyboard.

  5. Use a J1 screwdriver head to remove the black 2mm screws along the top part of the trackpad
    • Use a J1 screwdriver head to remove the black 2mm screws along the top part of the trackpad

    • Using the same screwdriver head, remove the black 3mm screws along the bottom part of the trackpad

  6. Disconnect the ribbon cable and move it out of the way.
    • Disconnect the ribbon cable and move it out of the way.

  7. Slide the trackpad out from underneath the ribbon cables.
    • Slide the trackpad out from underneath the ribbon cables.

Conclusion

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

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