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Disassembly and Unit Replacement4-5BatteryModem
Display HingeUnplug K/B
LED Cover Remove
Heat SinkLower CaseUnplug
Inverter Cable Display
LED Cover LCD
Pannel Ax3 Bx2 Dx4 E
x4 Fx3 Bx1
Cx4 Dx8 Gx2Ix2
Figure 4-3Disassembly Sequence Flowchart
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4-6Service Guide4.2 Installing Memory
Follow these steps to insert memory modules:
1.Turn off the computer. Then turn the computer over to access its base.
2.Remove three screws from the memory door; then lift up and remove the memory door.Figure 4-4Removing the Memory Door
3.Remove the memory modules from its shipping container.
4.Align the connector edge of the memory module with the key in the connector. Insert the edge
of the memory module board into the connector. Use a rocking motion to fully insert the
module. Push downward on each side of the memory module until it snaps in place.
To remove the memory module, release the slot locks found on both ends of the memory slot
to release the DIMM. Then pull out the memory module.
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Disassembly and Unit Replacement4-7Figure 4-5Installing and Removing Memory
5.Replace the memory door and secure it with the screws.Sleep Manager must be run after installing additional memory for the
computer to hibernate properly. If Sleep Manager is active, it will
automatically adjust the hibernation file on your notebook.If you are using an operating system other than Windows 95 or DOS, you
may need to re-partition your hard disk drive to allow for the additional
memory. Check with your system administrator.
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4-8Service Guide4.3 Removing the Modem Board
When you open the memory door, you can also access and replace the modem board. See figure
below.Figure 4-6Removing the Modem Board
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Disassembly and Unit Replacement4-9 4.4 Removing the Hard Disk Drive
Follow these steps to remove the hard disk drive:
1.Turn the computer over and locate the hard disk drive bay cover.
2.Press the hard disk drive bay cover release and slide the cover out to remove it. Set aside the
3.Pull the hard disk drive tab to remove the hard disk drive from the hard disk drive bay.Figure 4-7Removing the Hard Disk Drive
4.Store the hard disk drive in an antistatic bag.
If you want to install a new hard disk drive, reverse the steps described above.