Separating the Upper Case from the Lower Case

  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 56.
  2. See "Removing the SD dummy card" on page 57.
  3. See "Removing the PC and ExpressCard dummy cards" on page 58.
  4. See "Removing the Lower Cover" on page 59.
  5. See "Removing the DIMM" on page 60.
  6. See "Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module" on page 61.
  7. See "Removing the Expansion Slots Cover" on page 64.
  8. See "Removing the 3G Board Module" on page 64.
  9. See "Removing the WLAN Board Module" on page 66.
  10. See "Removing the Modem Board" on page 67.
  11. See "Removing the Middle Cover" on page 70.
  12. See "Removing the Keyboard" on page 71.
  13. See "Removing the Optical Drive Module" on page 72.
  14. See "Removing the Heatsink Fan Module" on page 74.
  15. See "Removing the CPU and VGA Heatsink Module" on page 76.
  16. See "Removing the CPU" on page 76.
  17. See "Removing the VGA Board (Discrete Model only)" on page 77.
  18. See "Removing the LCD Module" on page 78.
  19. Disconnect the touchpad cable from the TPAD1 connector on the main board.

23. Remove the nine screws (C) from the bottom panel.


Size (Quantity)




M2.5 x L6 (9)


3.0 kgf-cm

  1. Turn the unit over and gently remove the upper case from the lower case.
  2. Turn the unit over and gently remove the upper case from the lower case.
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