Introduction

Shows how to replace the WiFi module

Parts

No parts required.

Put the notebook upside down, preferably on top of a soft surface so any movement doesn't scratch the top cover.
  • Put the notebook upside down, preferably on top of a soft surface so any movement doesn't scratch the top cover.

  • Locate the keys to unlock and release the battery

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Slide the unlock key in the indicated direction to unlock the battery
  • Slide the unlock key in the indicated direction to unlock the battery

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Slide and hold the release key in the indicated direction Pull out the battery
  • Slide and hold the release key in the indicated direction

  • Pull out the battery

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With the notebook upside down, locate the WiFi module cover and unscrew the philips screw.
  • With the notebook upside down, locate the WiFi module cover and unscrew the philips screw.

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Locate the antenna connectors on the WiFi module Holding the antenna connectors with the tips of your fingers, carefully pull them out of the WiFi module board.
  • Locate the antenna connectors on the WiFi module

  • Holding the antenna connectors with the tips of your fingers, carefully pull them out of the WiFi module board.

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Remove the philips screw
  • Remove the philips screw

  • Lift the WiFi module by the edge where the screw is located

  • Pull the WiFi module from the motherboard connector

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Conclusion

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

Claudio Felix

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