Introduction

Use this guide to remove the Toshiba Satellite P55t-A5116 Keyboard.

Image 1/2: Remove the 14 circular rubber covers with tweezers along with one smaller more cylindrical rubber cover. Image 2/2: Remove the 14 circular rubber covers with tweezers along with one smaller more cylindrical rubber cover.
  • Close laptop and turn it upside down

  • Remove the 14 circular rubber covers with tweezers along with one smaller more cylindrical rubber cover.

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  • Using the #PH0 screw head, remove 14 (5.7 mm) screws from the back casing.

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Image 1/3: Find the seam between the back case and the rest of the laptop casing. Image 2/3: Find the seam between the back case and the rest of the laptop casing. Image 3/3: Find the seam between the back case and the rest of the laptop casing.
  • Gently pry off the bottom case with the plastic opening tools.

  • Find the seam between the back case and the rest of the laptop casing.

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Image 1/2: Unplug the battery's 10 pin connector and gently lift the battery out of the laptop. Image 2/2: Unplug the battery's 10 pin connector and gently lift the battery out of the laptop.
  • Use the #PH0 screw head, remove 3 (5.7mm) screws.

  • Unplug the battery's 10 pin connector and gently lift the battery out of the laptop.

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  • Gently remove battery from the laptop.

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Image 1/3: Remove metal plate. Image 2/3: Using the #PH0 screw head remove 1 (5.7mm) screw and 1 (4.15mm) screw. Image 3/3: Using the #PH0 screw head remove 1 (5.7mm) screw and 1 (4.15mm) screw.
  • Using the #PH0 screw head, remove 2 (5.7 mm) screws.

  • Remove metal plate.

  • Using the #PH0 screw head remove 1 (5.7mm) screw and 1 (4.15mm) screw.

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  • Use the plastic opening tool to push the left hinge up.

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Image 1/2: Unplug the 4 pin connector and remove from laptop Image 2/2: Unplug the 4 pin connector and remove from laptop
  • Gently pull up the power jack. Follow the cord until you reach the connector.

  • Unplug the 4 pin connector and remove from laptop

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Image 1/1: Using a PH0 screwdriver, remove 4 (3.68mm) screws.
  • Using a PH0 screwdriver, remove 2 (5.7mm) screws.

  • Using a PH0 screwdriver, remove 4 (3.68mm) screws.

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Image 1/2: Remove fan. Image 2/2: Remove fan.
  • Unplug the 3 pin connector

  • Remove fan.

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Image 1/3: The RAM should pop up. Image 2/3: Remove the RAM. Image 3/3: Repeat for the other side.
  • Pull out the latches on either side.

  • The RAM should pop up.

  • Remove the RAM.

  • Repeat for the other side.

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  • Remove the DVD drive by pulling it sideways out of the laptop

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Image 1/2: Slide the hard drive out. Image 2/2: Slide the hard drive out.
  • Using the PH0 screw head, remove 2 (4.23mm) screws.

  • Slide the hard drive out.

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Image 1/3: Remove the ribbon. Image 2/3: Lightly pull up the USB Port from the metal supports and take out of the laptop. Image 3/3: Lightly pull up the USB Port from the metal supports and take out of the laptop.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to gently lift the black ribbon tab and unplug the ribbon cable.

  • Remove the ribbon.

  • Lightly pull up the USB Port from the metal supports and take out of the laptop.

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Image 1/2: Unplug the 8 pin connector. Image 2/2: Unplug the 8 pin connector.
  • Remove LAN port/ ethernet port. Lift up the ethernet port.

  • Unplug the 8 pin connector.

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Image 1/2: Separate the wireless adapter chip from the motherboard. Image 2/2: Separate the wireless adapter chip from the motherboard.
  • Using the PH0 screw head, remove 1 (3.8mm) screw.

  • Separate the wireless adapter chip from the motherboard.

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Image 1/3: Unplug the ribbons. Image 2/3: Unplug the ribbons. Image 3/3: Unplug the ribbons.
  • Using a plastic opening tool, lift up the black ribbon tab and the smaller orange tab which are connected to the keyboard underneath.

  • Unplug the ribbons.

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Image 1/1: Using the PH0 screw head, remove 1 (4.2mm) screw.
  • Using the PH0 screw head, remove 2 (5.7mm) screws.

  • Using the PH0 screw head, remove 1 (4.2mm) screw.

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  • Using a plastic opening tool, remove the CP Tab that was plugged into the touchpad.

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  • Lift up the mother board and gently flip it over to sit upside down next to the laptop.

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Image 1/2: Using the #J000 screw head, remove 4 (2.44mm) wide flathead screws. Image 2/2: Using the #J000 screw head, remove 1 (4.1mm) screw.
  • Using the #J000 screw head, remove 20 (1.67mm) small screws.

  • Using the #J000 screw head, remove 4 (2.44mm) wide flathead screws.

  • Using the #J000 screw head, remove 1 (4.1mm) screw.

  • Gently lift up the metal frame from the laptop.

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  • Using the #J000 screw head, remove 4 small (1.67 mm) screws.

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  • Gently lift up the keyboard out of the laptop.

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Conclusion

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

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