Removing the WLAN Module

  1. See "Removing the Turbo RAM module" on page 52.
  2. Disconnect the 3 antenna cables from the WLAN board.
Acer Travelmate 4150 Ram Memory

3. Move the antenna cables away and remove the two screws on the WLAN board to release the WLAN board.

Antenna For Travelmate 2420

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

WLAN Module

M2*L3.5 (NL)

2

  1. Detach the WLAN board from the WLAN socket.
  2. Detach the WLAN board from the WLAN socket.
Aspire 1360 Wifi Socket
  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 48.
  2. Remove the HDD2 cover. See "Removing the Lower Covers" on page 51.
  3. Use the pull-tab to slide and lift up the hard disk drive module to remove.

NOTE: To prevent damage to device, avoid pressing down on it or placing heavy objects on top of it. 4. Remove the HDD2 holder by easing the sides outward to clear the carrier.

hard disk to the carrier.

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

HDD Carrier

M3*L3.5 (NL)

4

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  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 48.
  2. Remove the HDD1 cover. See "Removing the Lower Covers" on page 51.
  3. Use the pull-tab to slide and lift up the hard disk drive module to remove.

NOTE: To prevent damage to device, avoid pressing down on it or placing heavy objects on top of it. 4. Remove the HDD1 holder by easing the sides outward to clear the carrier.

5. Remove the four screws securing the hard disk to the carrier.

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

HDD Carrier

M3*L3.5 (NL)

4

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  1. Remove the HDD from the carrier.
  2. Remove the HDD from the carrier.
Remover Travelmate 6292

7. Remove the connector from the HDD.

Acer Extensa Hdd Connector
  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 48.
  2. Loosen the screw to remove the ODD cap.
  3. Remove the ODD cap.
Aspire 3680 Switchboard

4. Using a screw driver, push the ODD module and grasp the front panel to remove from the computer.

Odd Bracket

5. Remove the two screws securing the ODD bracket and remove the ODD bracket from the optical disk drive module.

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

ODD Bracket

M2*L2.5 (NL)

2

b

  1. Insert a pin in the eject hole of the ODD to eject the ODD tray.
  2. Insert a pin in the eject hole of the ODD to eject the ODD tray.

7. Press down on the locking catch to release the ODD bezel and remove.

Odd Disassembly

Main Unit Disassembly Process Main Unit Disassembly Flowchart

Screw List

Step

Screw

Quantity

Part No.

Switch Cover

M2.5*L5 (NL)

2

LCD Module

M2.5*L6.5 (NL)

2

M2.5*L6.5 (NL)

4

Switch Board

M2.5*L4 (NL)

3

Upper Cover

M2.5*3

2

M2.5*L5 (NL)

3

M2.5*L6.5 (NL)

12

Finger Print Reader

M2.5*L4 (NL)

2

Speaker Module

M2*L6 (NL)

5

Launch Board

M2.5*L4 (NL)

3

Step

Screw

Quantity

Part No.

Modem Module

M2.5*L4 (NL

1

ExpressCard Module

M2.5*L4 (NL)

3

Mainboard

M2.5*L6.5 (NL)

2

CAUTION: Using tools to remove the Switch Cover may cause damage to the outer casing. It is recommended that only fingers are used to remove the Switch Cover.

  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 48.
  2. Locate and remove the two securing screws as shown.

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

Switch Cover

M2.5*L5 (NL)

2

  1. Turn the computer over and open the LCD module fully to expose the Switch Cover.
  2. Starting from the right side, lift the Switch Cover and move left as shown.

IMPORTANT:Do not remove both sides of the Switch Cover together to prevent damage to the cover. Instead, lift one end first and follow the instructions as directed.

Remove Odd Travelmate 2300Acer Travelmate 7520 Cover
  1. See "Removing the Switch Cover" on page 62.
  2. Grasp the keyboard and firmly lift up to remove.
Acer Travelmate 7530 Imist

Turn the keyboard over and disconnect both sides of the keyboard cable from the mainboard to remove the keyboard.

How Remove Keyboard 8930g
  1. See "Removing the Keyboard" on page 64.
  2. Loosen the captive screw on the keyboard plate.
  3. Remove the plate to access the DIMM modules.
Wlan Module Acer 4520
5. Remove the DIMM module.
Acer 4540 Wifi Module
  1. Remove the Memory Cover. See "Removing the Lower Covers" on page 51.
  2. Remove the HDD2 Cover. See "Removing the Lower Covers" on page 51.
  3. Remove the WLAN Module. See "Removing the WLAN Module" on page 53.
  4. Disconnect the Antenna Cables from the securing guides as shown.
Extensa 2300 Antenna
5. Pull the cables completely through the housing.
Acer Extensa 5610 Housing
  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 48.
  2. See "Removing the Lower Covers" on page 51.
  3. See "Removing the Keyboard" on page 64.
  4. See "Removing the Antenna" on page 67.
  5. Remove the two securing screws from the bottom of the chassis.

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

LCD Module

M2.5*L6.5 (NL)

2

m

  1. Turn the computer over. Disconnect the LCD cable from the top panel.
  2. Turn the computer over. Disconnect the LCD cable from the top panel.
Acer Travelmate 4150 Panel
7. Remove the four securing screws (two on each side) from the LCD module.

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

LCD Module

M2.5*L6.5 (NL)

4

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8. Carefully remove the LCD module from the chassis.

IMPORTANT:Place the LCD module face up on a clean surface to prevent scratching or damage.

Travelmate 7230 Lcd
  1. See "Removing the Upper Cover" on page 71.
  2. Remove the three securing screws.

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

Switch Board

M2.5*L4 (NL)

3

ยง9

  1. Disconnect the FFC and remove the Switch Board from the upper cover.
  2. Disconnect the FFC and remove the Switch Board from the upper cover.
Aspire4520 Switchboard
  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 48.
  2. See "Removing the LCD Module" on page 68.
  3. See "Removing the Switch Board" on page 70.
  4. Turn the computer over. Remove the sixteen (16) screws on the bottom panel.
Acer Aspire 5738zg Cleaning Fan

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

Upper Cover

M2.5*3 Green Callout

2

Upper Cover

M2.5*5 Blue Callout

3

Upper Cover

M2.5*L6.5 (NL) Red Callout

12

5. Turn the computer over. Remove the four screws on the top panel.

Types Computer Screws Tops

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

Upper Cover

Blue Callout

1

Upper Cover

Red Callout

3

  1. Disconnect the MIC and speaker cables and carefully pull through the HDD housing.
  2. Disconnect the MIC and speaker cables and carefully pull through the HDD housing.

Pull the cables under and through the thermal module.

Pull the cables under and through the thermal module.

Cleaning Fan Acer Travelmate 6292Acer Aspire 1620 Dimm

NOTE: The image depicts installed DIMM modules. The DIMM modules must be removed before proceeding.

See "Removing the DIMM Modules" on page 65.

Release the securing latch and disconnect (A) as Release the securing latch and disconnect (B) as shown.

Acer Aspire 5536g Keyboard Latches

shown.

Disconnect (C) as shown.

Release the securing latch and disconnect (D) as shown.

9. Remove the upper cover by lifting upward from the chassis, rear edge first.

Acer Aspire 7520 Remove Uppercover
  1. See "Removing the Upper Cover" on page 71.
  2. Disconnect the touchpad to switch FFC.
Switch Mainboard

3. Disconnect the switch to mainboard FFC.

Wifi Switch Acer Travelmate 230 280

4. Disconnect the finger print cable.

5. Remove the two securing screws from the Finger Print Reader board.

Step

Size

Quantity

Screw Type

Finger Print Reader

M2.5*L4 (NL)

2

  1. Using your fingers, gently lift the Finger Print Reader board from the Upper Cover.
  2. Using your fingers, gently lift the Finger Print Reader board from the Upper Cover.
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