Introduction

In this guide you will learn how to remove and replace the keyboard for the Toshiba Satellite L305-S5955 laptop.

  1. Slide the lock tabs outward. The right tab will lock into place, but the left tab must be held in place.
    • Slide the lock tabs outward. The right tab will lock into place, but the left tab must be held in place.

  2. When you hear a click, lift up and pull out the battery.
    • When you hear a click, lift up and pull out the battery.

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  4. Use a plastic opening tool to lift out keyboard lining portion located at the top of the keyboard.
    • Use a plastic opening tool to lift out keyboard lining portion located at the top of the keyboard.

  5. Remove the 3.6 mm Phillips head PH000 screws securing the keyboard. Remove the 3.6 mm Phillips head PH000 screws securing the keyboard.
    • Remove the 3.6 mm Phillips head PH000 screws securing the keyboard.

  6. Use plastic opening tool to pry out the keyboard, starting by the 'delete' key in the top right corner.
    • Use plastic opening tool to pry out the keyboard, starting by the 'delete' key in the top right corner.

  7. Lift the keyboard up and locate the ribbon. Gently pull the ribbon out of its compartment to release it from the motherboard.
    • Lift the keyboard up and locate the ribbon.

    • Gently pull the ribbon out of its compartment to release it from the motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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