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HP eStation Zeen Ground Wire Replacement

This guide is used to replace the Ground wire of the HP eStation Zeen MotherBoard.

  • Author: dalton hale
  • Time estimate: 35 minutes
  • Difficulty: Difficult

If the troubleshooting procedures and all of the previous steps do not work it may be time to change the motherboard ground wire.

Step 1 Motherboard Ground Wire  ¶ 

Remove the screw caps using a metal spudger. Remove the four 6 mm screws using a Phillips #0 screwdriver. Remove the four 6 mm screws using a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

Step 1 Motherboard Ground Wire  ¶ 

  • Remove the screw caps using a metal spudger.

  • Remove the four 6 mm screws using a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

Step 2  ¶ 

Insert a plastic opening tool into the case seam and slide it along the edges. Lift and remove the back panel from the device. Lift and remove the back panel from the device.

Step 2  ¶ 

  • Insert a plastic opening tool into the case seam and slide it along the edges.

  • Lift and remove the back panel from the device.

Step 3  ¶ 

Carefully disconnect the battery clip using small plastic spudger.

Step 3  ¶ 

  • Carefully disconnect the battery clip using small plastic spudger.

  • The clip is extremely fragile.

Step 4  ¶ 

Use tweezers to disconnect the ground wire from motherboard terminal.

Step 4  ¶ 

  • Use tweezers to disconnect the ground wire from motherboard terminal.

Step 5  ¶ 

Use a soldering iron to remove the ground wire.

Step 5  ¶ 

  • Use a soldering iron to remove the ground wire.

  • Avoid touching or heating the motherboard.