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  1. Remove the eight 14mm screws using the Phillips #0 Screwdriver.
    • Remove the eight 14mm screws using the Phillips #0 Screwdriver.

  2. Lift the palm rest panel up.
    • Lift the palm rest panel up.

    • Be sure to lift the panel slowly; there is a ribbon cable attached to the bottom.

  3. Use the spudger to disconnect the ribbon cable.
    • Use the spudger to disconnect the ribbon cable.

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  5. Remove the tape, using the spudger if necessary. Remove the tape, using the spudger if necessary.
    • Remove the tape, using the spudger if necessary.

  6. Disconnect the clear ribbon cable. Disconnect the clear ribbon cable.
    • Disconnect the clear ribbon cable.

  7. Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the screws of the frame around the trackpad circuit board. Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the screws of the frame around the trackpad circuit board.
    • Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the screws of the frame around the trackpad circuit board.

  8. Remove the trackpad buttons. Remove the trackpad buttons.
    • Remove the trackpad buttons.

Conclusion

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

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