Introduction

This guide will show users how to replace the fan.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Place fingers on the latches and slide outwards to unlock.

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  • Remove battery.

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  • Using the Phillips Head #0 Screwdriver, remove one 3mm Phillips #0 screw as indicated.

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  • Remove hard drive cover. Using the Phillips Head #0 Screwdriver, remove seven 3mm Phillips #0 screws as indicated.

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  • Using the Phillips Head #0 Screwdriver, remove twelve 3mm Phillips #0 screw as indicated.

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  • Using the plastic spudger, pry the back off along the periphery of the laptop.

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  • Using the Phillips Head #0 Screwdriver, unscrew four 3mm Phillips #0 screws, on the silver plate under the copper tubing.

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  • Using the Phillips Head #0 Screwdriver, remove two 1.5mm Phillips #0 screw holding the fan down.

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  • After unscrewing, remove the heatsink from the laptop.

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  • Unplug connected wire to remove the fan as indicated. Both the heatsink and fan should be removed before replacement.

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Conclusion

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

Nahrain Putris

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