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Introduction

If you need to replace the kickstand of your Microsoft Surface Pro 4, this guide will show you how.

If it breaks or is damaged, you might want to replace it. It’s possible that your kickstand could become wobbly from overuse or if you drop it. The repair is not a difficult process, and you won’t have to take apart the actual Surface Pro 4. You’ll just have to remove and replace the kickstand itself.

  1. Lift the kickstand to a 90º angle to expose the hinge screws. Lift the kickstand to a 90º angle to expose the hinge screws.
    • Lift the kickstand to a 90º angle to expose the hinge screws.

  2. Remove the four 3.3 mm T5 screws—two  on each side of the kickstand. Remove the four 3.3 mm T5 screws—two  on each side of the kickstand.
    • Remove the four 3.3 mm T5 screws—two on each side of the kickstand.

  3. Remove the kickstand from the back cover. Remove the kickstand from the back cover.
    • Remove the kickstand from the back cover.

Conclusion

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

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Is there a way to fix or replace the hinge? The kickstand on my Surface Pro is fine but the left hinge broke so now it won’t hold it up

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