Introduction

ThinkPad accepts PPC2700 chips up to 2 GB.

Parts

No parts required.

Slide the 2 sliders on the under side of the laptop to the unlock position, as shown.
  • Slide the 2 sliders on the under side of the laptop to the unlock position, as shown.

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Grasp the battery and pull it straight out - not at an angle.
  • Grasp the battery and pull it straight out - not at an angle.

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Unscrew the pictured screwed holding the memory cover in place.
  • Unscrew the pictured screwed holding the memory cover in place.

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Pry the cover open carefully (flathead screwdriver might help)
  • Pry the cover open carefully (flathead screwdriver might help)

  • To remove the RAM memory stick, push both metal pieces holding it in place outwards, and the stick will pop up.

  • Pull the stick out carefully.

  • In order to replace the other stick, refer to the keyboard replacement tutorial. The other SODIMM is easily accessible with the keyboard removed.

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Conclusion

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

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