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Introduction

Guide to removing the back cover of your Lenovo laptop. Prerequisite to all other replacement guides.

Parts

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  1. Ensure your device is completely OFF before starting this guide.
    • Ensure your device is completely OFF before starting this guide.

    • Use a Torx T4 screwdriver to unscrew the nine 5 mm screws holding the cover in place.

    • Use a Torx T4 screwdriver to unscrew the 8 mm screw in the center.

    • When, reassembling, make sure not to tighten the screws too much or you may risk cracking the plastic cover.

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  3. Use the plastic opening tool to pry the cover up and away from the laptop, starting at one end and working your way around the cover. The cover is large and flat and made of thin plastic. It cracks easily, so make sure not to pry too hard. The cover is large and flat and made of thin plastic. It cracks easily, so make sure not to pry too hard.
    • Use the plastic opening tool to pry the cover up and away from the laptop, starting at one end and working your way around the cover.

    • The cover is large and flat and made of thin plastic. It cracks easily, so make sure not to pry too hard.

Conclusion

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

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