Introduction

Is your laptop audio not performing like it used to? Your speakers may be old and in need of replacement. This guide will show you how to do just that.

Remove the eleven 6mm T5 Torx screws from the back case.
  • Remove the eleven 6mm T5 Torx screws from the back case.

Add Comment

Insert the plastic opening tool into the long side of the case backing and slide it the entire length of the laptop. Gently lift the backing off the laptop. Gently lift the backing off the laptop.
  • Insert the plastic opening tool into the long side of the case backing and slide it the entire length of the laptop.

  • Gently lift the backing off the laptop.

Add Comment

Remove the four 3mm PH#0 screws surrounding the battery.
  • Remove the four 3mm PH#0 screws surrounding the battery.

Add Comment

Black Friday
Broken doesn't stand a chance.
Gently lift the battery and use the plastic opening tool to remove the battery's connection to the laptop. Gently lift the battery and use the plastic opening tool to remove the battery's connection to the laptop. Gently lift the battery and use the plastic opening tool to remove the battery's connection to the laptop.
  • Gently lift the battery and use the plastic opening tool to remove the battery's connection to the laptop.

Add Comment

Using a pair of tweezers, dissconnect the speakers on the left side of the laptop.
  • Using a pair of tweezers, dissconnect the speakers on the left side of the laptop.

Add Comment

Flip up the black retaining flap on the ZIF connector. Using tweezers, gently disconnect the blue strip that connects the touch pad to the motherboard.
  • Flip up the black retaining flap on the ZIF connector.

  • Using tweezers, gently disconnect the blue strip that connects the touch pad to the motherboard.

Add Comment

Use tweezers to gently pull off tape that is holding down wires that are connecting the two speakers together. Use tweezers to gently pull off tape that is holding down wires that are connecting the two speakers together.
  • Use tweezers to gently pull off tape that is holding down wires that are connecting the two speakers together.

Add Comment

Both speakers are held in place by plastic pegs. Gently lift the speakers off the casing to remove them. Both speakers are held in place by plastic pegs. Gently lift the speakers off the casing to remove them.
  • Both speakers are held in place by plastic pegs. Gently lift the speakers off the casing to remove them.

Add Comment

Simply grip the speaker wires and lift away from laptop to remove. Simply grip the speaker wires and lift away from laptop to remove.
  • Simply grip the speaker wires and lift away from laptop to remove.

Add Comment

Conclusion

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

Matthew Victores

Member since: 09/28/2016

549 Reputation

5 Guides authored

Team

USF Tampa, Team 3-2, Passmore Fall 2016 Member of USF Tampa, Team 3-2, Passmore Fall 2016

USFT-PASSMORE-F16S3G2

4 Members

7 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 1

Past 7 Days: 13

Past 30 Days: 57

All Time: 497