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Before proceeding with the disassembly procedure, make sure that you do the following:
1.Turn off the power to the system and all peripherals.
2.Unplug the AC adapter and all power and signal cables from the system.
3.Place the system on a flat, stable surface.
4.Remove the battery pack.
The disassembly process is divided into the following sections:
•External components disassembly
•Main unit disassembly
•LCD module disassembly
The flowcharts provided in the succeeding disassembly sections illustrate the entire disassembly sequence.
Observe the order of the sequence to avoid damage to any of the hardware components. For example, if you
want to remove the Mainboard, you must first remove the Keyboard, and LCD Module then disassemble the
inside assembly frame in that order.
Main Screw List
M2.0*3.0-I IRON 29 86.S0207.001
2.0*4.0 12 86.W0107.003
M2.0*6.0-I 7 86.S6507.001
M3*0.5+3.5I 4 86.TDY07.003
M2*5-I(BZN)(NYLOK) 6 86.TG607.004
M2*10 2 MM20100IL61
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External Module Disassembly Process
NOTE: The product previews seen in the disassembly procedures may not represent the final product color or
External Modules Disassembly Flowchart
HDD Carrier M3*0.5+3.5I 4 86.TDY07.003
WLAN Board M2*3 1 86.S0207.001
HDD Module M2*3 2 86.S0207.001
3g Card M2*3 2 86.S0207.001
and signal cables
Turn off system
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Removing the Battery Pack
1.Turn the computer over.
2.Slide the battery lock/unlock latch to the unlock position.
3.Slide and hold the battery release latch to the release position (1), then slide out the battery pack from the
main unit (2).
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Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module
1.See “Removing the Battery Pack” on page 38.
2.Loosen the three captive screws in the HDD Cover.
3.Lift the HDD cover up to remove.
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4.Remove the single screw securing the HDD Module in place.
5.Slide the HDD in the direction of the arrow to disconnect the HDD from the interface connector.
HDD Module M2*3 2