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Make sure you have a replacement ready! This will involve some drive formatting.

  1. Remove the nine Phillips screws using a Philips 00 screwdriver Remove the nine Phillips screws using a Philips 00 screwdriver Remove the nine Phillips screws using a Philips 00 screwdriver
    • Remove the nine Phillips screws using a Philips 00 screwdriver

  2. Pry up the case carefully using a spudger. Make sure to not push the spudger in too far, as this could result in internal damage
    • Pry up the case carefully using a spudger.

    • Make sure to not push the spudger in too far, as this could result in internal damage

  3. Lift off the cover, and you're done!
    • Lift off the cover, and you're done!

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  5. Carefully remove two Phillips screws with a Phillips 0 screwdriver Static sensitive components!
    • Carefully remove two Phillips screws with a Phillips 0 screwdriver

    • Static sensitive components!

  6. Gently grab the plastic tab. Lift and pull the SSD assembly out of the computer Gently grab the plastic tab. Lift and pull the SSD assembly out of the computer
    • Gently grab the plastic tab. Lift and pull the SSD assembly out of the computer

  7. Remove the 4 identical Phillips screws with a Phillips 00 screw driver (they are on both sides). Remove the 4 identical Phillips screws with a Phillips 00 screw driver (they are on both sides).
    • Remove the 4 identical Phillips screws with a Phillips 00 screw driver (they are on both sides).

  8. Carefully remove the SSD enclosure. Note: The SSD enclosure is made of thin metal. It can be easily deformed. Be careful when removing from the SSD.
    • Carefully remove the SSD enclosure.

    • Note: The SSD enclosure is made of thin metal. It can be easily deformed. Be careful when removing from the SSD.

Conclusion

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

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