Introduction

The wifi module connects the device to wireless internet networks. Be careful when handling the wifi module.

  1. Turn the laptop off, unplug the AC adapter, and any other auxiliary components.
    • Turn the laptop off, unplug the AC adapter, and any other auxiliary components.

    • Turn over the laptop and proceed to take out the seven 5mm silver JIS #1 head screws. If some of the screws are difficult to take out use the tweezers to help.

  2. Use the screwdriver to take out the three 5mm black JIS #1 head screws that are located on the hinge.
    • Use the screwdriver to take out the three 5mm black JIS #1 head screws that are located on the hinge.

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  4. Use the spudger to pry under the back cover until it pops off. Use the spudger to pry under the back cover until it pops off.
    • Use the spudger to pry under the back cover until it pops off.

  5. Locate the Wi-Fi module in the device which is located next to the ram.
    • Locate the Wi-Fi module in the device which is located next to the ram.

  6. Unscrew the 3mm JIS head screw with J1#1.  This screw is holding the Wi-Fi module to the device
    • Unscrew the 3mm JIS head screw with J1#1. This screw is holding the Wi-Fi module to the device

  7. Remove the black and white wires that are connected to the device by gently pulling on it.
    • Remove the black and white wires that are connected to the device by gently pulling on it.

Conclusion

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

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