1. 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.

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

    • Remove the four 4.5mm screws from the screen hinges.

    • Use the plastic spudger to lift and disconnect the antennae connectors from the motherboard.

    • Use fingers to remove the bundled cable connector for the front facing camera.

    • Use the plastic opening tool or spudger to lift and remove the flat top connector from the motherboard.

    • Carefully separate the bottom of the laptop from the screen.

    • Using the spudger and the plastic opening tool, carefully remove the plastic cover from the bottom of the screen.

    • Plastic clips can be fragile, so take your time to carefully remove.

    • Using the PH1 Phillips head, remove the 3mm screws from the left side screen hinge on the screen assembly.

    • Remove the hinge.

    • Using the PH000 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the three 2mm screws that are securing the bottom of the screen.

    • Using the plastic opening tool and the plastic spudger, work your way around the screen to release it from the case.

    • Remove the screen.

Conclusion

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

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