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Introduction

Having a problem with Hard Disk in your Lenovo X240 ? Follow along while we show you how to get it replaced! All you need is your iFixit Toolkit.

  1. Flip the laptop upside down as shown in the photo.
    • Flip the laptop upside down as shown in the photo.

  2. Remove the 8 0.2mm Phillips screws connecting the back cover to the laptop. Remove the 8 0.2mm Phillips screws connecting the back cover to the laptop.
    • Remove the 8 0.2mm Phillips screws connecting the back cover to the laptop.

  3. Remove the back cover using the opening tools.
    • Remove the back cover using the opening tools.

    • Gently use the plastic opening tools to prevent scratching your device.

  4. Remove the Hard Disk Drive card by  screwing the 2 0.2mm Phillips screw
    • Remove the Hard Disk Drive card by screwing the 2 0.2mm Phillips screw

  5. Disconnect the SATA cable from the hard drive.
    • Disconnect the SATA cable from the hard drive.

  6. Take off the connector by carefully popping its holders out of place
    • Take off the connector by carefully popping its holders out of place

  7. Reconnect  the cable the new Hard Disk Drive
    • Reconnect the cable the new Hard Disk Drive

  8. place the connector in order to hold the cable
    • place the connector in order to hold the cable

  9. Place the new Hard Drive Disk
    • Place the new Hard Drive Disk

Conclusion

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

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2 Comments

Hello, i think you forgot to disconnect internal battery first before you replace something

shofaribagus - Reply

Tip for the case screws, they are captive don’t worry about them

Baddo-M _ - Reply

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