Lenovo G50-80 80E5 Removing top panel Replacement
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Remove top panel to access internal components
- Author: Victor
- Time estimate: 45 minutes
- Difficulty: Difficult
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Step 1 — Removing top panel ¶
Remove wifi wires by lifting up
Step 2 ¶
locate power and monitor cable on bottom side next to fan
Step 3 ¶
remove power cable with tweezers by gently pullying
Step 4 ¶
remove monitor cable by gently pulling on tab straight up
Step 5 ¶
Monitor and power cable disconnected
Step 6 ¶
Disconnect the fan wires from the motherboard by lifting upwards
Step 7 ¶
Locate the 3 screws holding fan in place
Remove 3 screws
fan should lift out of place
Step 8 ¶
lift clip to remove ribbon cable for think pad.
Step 9 ¶
lift clip to remove power button ribbon cable.
Step 10 ¶
Begin by locating screws on bottom panel
Step 11 ¶
Remove screws using a 001 phillips screw driver.
Step 12 ¶
Once screws are removed, begin by gently prying up in one corner using a spudge
Continue to center and then around to opposite side.
once all sides have been pried open, lift top half off
Step 13 ¶
Top covered removed