Introduction

The power plug is one of the most important parts of a laptop or tablet device. Without it, charging the internal battery is impossible!

  1. Begin by popping open the HDMI/USB port cover on the left edge.
    • Begin by popping open the HDMI/USB port cover on the left edge.

    • Remove the three #000 headed, 3 mm long screws located underneath the port cover.

  2. There are two #000 headed, 3 mm long screws under a similar cover covering the Micro SD slot on the top side of the device.
    • There are two #000 headed, 3 mm long screws under a similar cover covering the Micro SD slot on the top side of the device.

    • Remove the two screws beneath the Micro SD card slot cover.

    • Attach the suction cup to the top right area of the screen.

    • Pull to remove the screen from the rest of the device.

    • Watch out for the front camera cable connected to the top middle of the device. The display ribbon cable should just slide out.

    • Disconnect the battery from the motherboard by pulling out the cable below the fan.

    • Remove the seven 3 mm Phillips #000 screws that hold the battery in place.

    • Carefully remove the battery from the back assembly.

    • Remove the two 3mm Phillips #000 screws from the bottom left corner of the device.

    • Unplug the jack from the motherboard.

    • Remove the metal covering.

    • Pull out the cable and jack assembly.

Conclusion

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

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I wonder if you have the part number or can supply this power jack?

James Toal - Reply

Yes, Where can I find this replacement part?

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