Introdução

This guide helps replace the fan if the computer is overheating. This will require a fan replacement.

Peças

Não são necessárias peças.

Make sure the laptop is off and unplugged before starting this step.
  • Make sure the laptop is off and unplugged before starting this step.

  • Locate the battery on the underside of the laptop.

  • Push the two battery clips following the direction of the arrows.

Adicionar comentário

Push upward from the base of the battery.
  • Push upward from the base of the battery.

Adicionar comentário

Pull battery away from computer until it is fully removed.
  • Pull battery away from computer until it is fully removed.

Adicionar comentário

Remove the 10 2.5x5 mm screws from the base of the laptop. Remove the 10 2.5x5 mm screws from the base of the laptop.
  • Remove the 10 2.5x5 mm screws from the base of the laptop.

Adicionar comentário

Unscrew the final 2.5x5 mm screw attached to the cover.
  • Unscrew the final 2.5x5 mm screw attached to the cover.

  • The screw does not detach from the cover. Make sure the screw is fully unscrewed before attempting to remove the cover.

Adicionar comentário

Remove the cover from the laptop. Remove the cover from the laptop.
  • Remove the cover from the laptop.

Adicionar comentário

Unscrew the 2.5x5 mm screw inside the RAM compartment. Unscrew the 2.5x5 mm screw inside the RAM compartment.
  • Unscrew the 2.5x5 mm screw inside the RAM compartment.

Adicionar comentário

Remove the disk drive from the side of the computer. There is no need to press the button, the drive will come out.
  • Remove the disk drive from the side of the computer.

  • There is no need to press the button, the drive will come out.

Adicionar comentário

Unscrew the two 2x3 mm screws inside the disk drive compartment. Unscrew the two 2x3 mm screws inside the disk drive compartment.
  • Unscrew the two 2x3 mm screws inside the disk drive compartment.

Adicionar comentário

Flip the computer over, and open the laptop. Use a plastic opening tool to begin to remove the keyboard. Use your hands to finish separating the keyboard from the laptop.
  • Flip the computer over, and open the laptop.

  • Use a plastic opening tool to begin to remove the keyboard.

  • Use your hands to finish separating the keyboard from the laptop.

  • This can be a bit challenging, but it will come loose.

Adicionar comentário

Lift the black clip from the tan connection for the keyboard.
  • Lift the black clip from the tan connection for the keyboard.

  • Pull the the connection away from the clip.

  • Move the keyboard away from the laptop.

Adicionar comentário

Lift the black clips from the tan connections for all 3 locations marked.
  • Lift the black clips from the tan connections for all 3 locations marked.

  • Remove the connections from the clips.

Adicionar comentário

Unscrew the five 2.5x5 mm screws.
  • Unscrew the five 2.5x5 mm screws.

Adicionar comentário

Use plastic opening tools to remove base cover. Use your hands to fully remove cover from the base.
  • Use plastic opening tools to remove base cover.

  • Use your hands to fully remove cover from the base.

  • This may be difficult, but it is possible.

Adicionar comentário

Disconnect the  two cables that connect the speaker and the fan.
  • Disconnect the two cables that connect the speaker and the fan.

  • These can just be pulled out, they do not have clips.

Adicionar comentário

Unscrew the 2.5x5 mm screw from the fan.
  • Unscrew the 2.5x5 mm screw from the fan.

Adicionar comentário

Pull up and remove the fan from the laptop. Pull up and remove the fan from the laptop.
  • Pull up and remove the fan from the laptop.

Adicionar comentário

Conclusão

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

Olivia

Member since: 20-03-2018

545 reputação

3 Guides authored

Equipe

Adicionar comentário

Visualizar Estatísticas:

Últimas 24 horas: 0

Últimos 7 dias: 9

Últimos 30 dias: 26

Todo: 27