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Introduction

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

Parts

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  1. 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.

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

  5. 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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