Removing Bottom of iMac G4 15" 700 MHz EMC 1873
Removing the white bottom of the the base, giving us access to the components inside.
- Author: Elliot Freerks
- Time estimate: 10 - 20 minutes
- Difficulty: Easy
We will unscrew the bottom faceplate, then remove the base to access the internal components.
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Step 1 — Removing the Lower Case ¶
Remove the four 28.07mm Torx #15 screws from the lower case.
Step 2 ¶
Open the base by carefully pulling straight off, do not rotate the cover.
Step 3 ¶
Squeeze the small black tab and wiggle gently to remove the colored power cable.
Step 4 ¶
Grab both sides of the blue connector and firmly pull to remove it from the mother board.