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  1. iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement, Battery: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Use a coin to rotate the battery locking screw 90 degrees clockwise.

  2. iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Lift the battery out of the computer.

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    • Use a 1.5 mm hex screwdriver to remove the two hex screws on either side of the display (four screws total).

    • If you don't have a 1.5 mm hex driver, you can probably get these screws out with a T6 Torx screwdriver. However, if you use a T6 Torx driver you'll be more likely to strip the screws.

  4. iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 2 iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 2
    • Insert the flat end of a spudger perpendicular to the face of the display into the gap between the front and rear bezels near the upper left corner of the display.

    • Rotate the spudger away from the display to pry the rear bezel off the front bezel.

  5. iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement: step 5, image 1 of 1
    • Run your spudger along the top edge of the front display bezel to evenly separate the two bezels.

  6. iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement: step 6, image 1 of 2 iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement: step 6, image 2 of 2
    • Working down from the upper left corner, use the flat end of a spudger to pry the rear bezel away from the left edge of the display.

  7. iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement: step 7, image 1 of 1
    • Use the flat end of a spudger to pry the rear bezel away from the right edge of the display.

    • If necessary, pry along the bottom edge of the rear bezel to separate it from the display assembly.

  8. iBook G4 14" 1.42 GHz Rear Display Bezel Replacement: step 8, image 1 of 1
    • Lift the rear bezel off the display assembly.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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