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Lenovo Yoga 720 Bottom Cover Replacement

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  1. Lenovo Yoga 720 Bottom Cover Replacement, Bottom Cover: step 1, image 1 of 3 Lenovo Yoga 720 Bottom Cover Replacement, Bottom Cover: step 1, image 2 of 3 Lenovo Yoga 720 Bottom Cover Replacement, Bottom Cover: step 1, image 3 of 3
    Tool used on this step:
    T5 Torx Screwdriver
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    • Before you begin, be sure to turn off your laptop and discharge the battery down to 25%.

    • Start by flipping the device over so that you see the screws.

    • Remove seven Torx T5 short screws.

    • Remove three Torx T5 long screws.

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    Tool used on this step:
    iFixit Opening Tool
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    • Starting from the USB port, use your opening tool to gently pry up the case.

    • Make sure you are prying on the cover itself, not the metal shield around the USB port.

    • Pry along the laptop in the order shown by the arrows.

    • Do NOT pry along the top side, or you risk damaging the casing. Stay with the arrows.

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    • Lift the case from the bottom side. NOT the side with the hinges.

    • When you feel resistance, do NOT keep lifting or you will damage the housing.

    • Once you feel resistance, gently pull the case towards you. (away from the hinges.)

    • Remove the case.

Conclusion

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

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Can’t seem to find information about this but why should I discharge the laptop to 25% before I do this?

I bought a new wifi card that I will put in.

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