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4.Flip the VGA board over, disconnect the cable from the VGA Board, and remove the board from the Lower
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Removing the LAN Board
1.See “Removing the Upper Cover” on page 53.
2.Lift the adhesive strip securing the LVDS cable in place and disconnect the cable from the Mainboard.
3.Open the FFC locking latch and disconnect the LAN Board cable from the Mainboard.
4.Remove the LAN Board from the Lower Cover as shown.
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5.Disconnect the FFC cable from the LAN Board by pulling on the cable tab as shown.
NOTE: The FFC Cable connector to the LAN board does not have a locking latch.
NOTE: Reconnect the FFC cable to the mainboard if not immediately replacing the LAN board to prevent
misplacing the FFC. The LAN board replacement kit does not contain a spare FFC.
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Removing the LCD Module
1.See “Removing the VGA Board” on page 65.
2.See “Removing the LAN Board” on page 67.
3.See “Removing the Card Reader Board” on page 61.
4.Lift the adhesive strip securing the LVDS cable in place and disconnect the cable from the Mainboard.
5.Remove the Antenna cables from the cable channel on the Lower Cover as shown, all the way to the
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6.Remove the two screws on the rear of the Lower Cover securing the LCD Module to the computer.
IMPORTANT: Ensure that the LCD cables are free from all cable clips before removing the LCD Module.
7.Using both hands, lift the LCD Module away from the Lower Cover.
LCD Module M2*3 2