Dell Inspiron M5110 Palmrest Replacement
A prerequisite guide on how to replace to palmrest.
- Author: Larain
- Difficulty: Moderate
I am going to explain how to remove the palmrest of the laptop to reach its main board, and other components.
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Step 1 — Palmrest ¶
Turn the computer over and remove the six screws that secure the palmrest assembly
Step 2 ¶
Turn the computer over and open the display as far as possible and remove the four 5 mm Phillips # 0 screw holding the palmrest in place.
Step 3 ¶
Disconnect the power button board cable, touch pad cable and the hot key board cable from the connectors.
Step 4 ¶
Use a plastic opening tool to carefully pry out the palmrest assembly and lift it off the computer base.