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+[title] Final Thoughts
[* black] Microsoft Surface Pro 5 Repairability Score: ***1 out of 10*** (10 is easiest to repair)
[* yellow] The battery is not soldered to the motherboard, but very strong adhesive makes removal and replacement a hazardous chore.
[* yellow] Non-standard connectors make for tricky display removal.
[* yellow] The display removal procedure is difficult, but is simplified by the use of thin foam adhesive and a fused display.
[* red] The fused display assembly, while simplifying disassembly, increases replacement cost.
[* red] Adhesive holds many components in place, including the display and battery.
[* red] The SSD is no longer replaceable.