Introduction

This guide teaches you how to replace the hard drive in an Inspiron 17-5758.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Flip the laptop over, battery facing you. Move the latch to the right, and grab the battery as it comes up.
  • Flip the laptop over, battery facing you. Move the latch to the right, and grab the battery as it comes up.

Remove the two Philips screws securing the hard drive cover.
  • Remove the two Philips screws securing the hard drive cover.

  • Use a spudger in the provided hole to pry the cover upwards.

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Remove the four Philips screws securing the hard drive caddy.
  • Remove the four Philips screws securing the hard drive caddy.

  • Remove the four screws from the hard drive caddy, and take the SATA connector off. You're done!

Conclusion

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

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