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Introduction

We will show you how to remove the back cover, so the computer's internal components are visible.

  1. Turn off the laptop before starting.
    • Turn off the laptop before starting.

    • Remove the two rubber feet closest to the hinge with a plastic opening tool.

  2. Remove the twelve M2x4mm PH0 Philips head screws.
    • Remove the twelve M2x4mm PH0 Philips head screws.

  3. Loosen the back cover with a plastic opening tool.
    • Loosen the back cover with a plastic opening tool.

    • The least damaging way to pry the cover is to start from a corner and run the spudger along the edge.

    • Do not crack or bend the cover.

  4. Carefully lift open the cover.
    • Carefully lift open the cover.

    • Remove the attached purple ribbon cable underneath the cover.

    • Do not rip the ribbon cable.

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