Introduction

Given to us to find out whats happened to the keyboard (Sticky keys), thought it might be helpful to post a guide

Image 1/2: Three for HDD Image 2/2: One for Ram/HDD Cover
  • Quite a simple stage. There are a total of 19 screws to be removed from the bottom of the casing.

    • Three for HDD

    • One for Ram/HDD Cover

    • One for ODD

    • one hidden under a rubber foot at the front of the laptop.

    • Three under the Battery

  • Make sure you remove the fake SD Card at the front, because this can stall you.

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Image 1/3: Screws for the HDD Image 2/3: Battery.  DC 11.1V 57W Image 3/3: Battery.  DC 11.1V 57W
  • Once the cover is off, there are three screws holding the main PCB down.

  • Screws for the HDD

  • Battery. DC 11.1V 57W

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Image 1/2: USB 3.0 Ports Image 2/2: USB 3.0 Ports
  • This shows the main PCB

  • USB 3.0 Ports

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Image 1/3: Image 2/3: Image 3/3:
  • locations of the main PCB / WIFI card screws.

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Image 1/3: Image 2/3: Image 3/3:
  • removing the Main PCB means detaching the cable marked M, W the big fat black cable at the top and the white connector at the right usb side.

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Image 1/2: With the PCB removed this is all you have left. Image 2/2: With the PCB removed this is all you have left.
  • Here's the underside of the main PCB, all cables detached.

  • With the PCB removed this is all you have left.

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Conclusion

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

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