Introduction

Use this guide to replace the Wi-Fi Card of the IBM Thinkpad R40.

Parts

No parts required.

Use a screwdriver to remove the screws located at the bottom of the laptop, covering the battery pack.
  • Use a screwdriver to remove the screws located at the bottom of the laptop, covering the battery pack.

Remove the battery from the laptop and place it to the side.
  • Remove the battery from the laptop and place it to the side.

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Loosen the screw covering the Wi-Fi card panel.
  • Loosen the screw covering the Wi-Fi card panel.

Open the now loosened section. Release the clips that hold the Wi-Fi card in place.
  • Open the now loosened section.

  • Release the clips that hold the Wi-Fi card in place.

  • Remove the Wi-Fi card.

Conclusion

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

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