It is important that you power off your laptop before you begin.
  • It is important that you power off your laptop before you begin.

  • Find and remove the 10 Phillips style body screws on the bottom of the laptop case.

  • Remove 2 screws, 1 located on the left hinge cover and one located on the right hinge cover.

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Starting from the front, use a plastic opening tool to separate the bottom of the case from the body of the laptop. Starting from the front, use a plastic opening tool to separate the bottom of the case from the body of the laptop.
  • Starting from the front, use a plastic opening tool to separate the bottom of the case from the body of the laptop.

Disconnect charging port from motherboard. To do this, press the spudger on the center dimple and push the connector out.
  • Disconnect charging port from motherboard.

  • To do this, press the spudger on the center dimple and push the connector out.

Pry the charging port out of the socket with a metal spudger. It may be necessary to pry from each side.
  • Pry the charging port out of the socket with a metal spudger.

  • It may be necessary to pry from each side.

Remove charging port from laptop.
  • Remove charging port from laptop.

Conclusion

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

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