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Replacing the Hard Disk Drive Module
Replacing the 3G Module
1.Place the HDD carrier on the HDD.2.Replace the four screws to secure the carrier.
3.Replace the HDD holder over the HDD.4.Insert the right side first and lower the HDD in to
place. Slide the HDD left to connect the interface.
1.Insert the 3G board into the 3G socket.2.Replace the two screws to secure the module.
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Replacing the DIMM Modules
NOTE: To replace DIMM Module 2, first remove DIMM Module 1. In this procedure, only DIMM Module 1 is
shown. 3.Connect the two antenna cables to the module.
NOTE: The yellow cable connects to the lower terminal and the blue cable to the upper terminal.
1.Insert the DIMM Module flush with the connector and press down to lock in place.
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Replacing the Lower Covers
1.Replace the Memory Cover.2.Tighten the captive screws to secure in place.
3.Replace the 3G Cover.4.Tighten the captive screw to secure in place.
5.Replace HDD Cover.6.Tighten the captive screws to secure in place.
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Replacing the NewCard and SD Card Dummy Trays
Replacing the Battery Pack
1.Insert the NewCard and push into the slot until
flush with the chassis cover.2.Insert the SD Card and push into the slot until flush
with the chassis cover.
1.Slide and hold the battery release latch to the
release position (1), then slide the battery pack into
the main unit (2).2.Slide the battery lock/unlock latch to the lock
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Use the following procedure as a guide for computer problems.
NOTE: The diagnostic tests are intended to test only Acer products. Non-Acer products, prototype cards, or
modified options can give false errors and invalid system responses.
1.Obtain the failing symptoms in as much detail as possible.
2.Verify the symptoms by attempting to re-create the failure by running the diagnostic test or by repeating
the same operation.
3.Use the following table with the verified symptom to determine which page to go to.
4.If the Issue is still not resolved, see “Online Support Information” on page 215.
Symptoms (Verified)Go To
Power On Issue Page 136
No Display Issue Page 137
LCD Failure Page 139
Internal Keyboard Failure Page 139
Touchpad Failure Page 140
Internal Speaker Failure Page 140
Internal Microphone Failure Page 142
ODD Failure Page 144
Rightside USB Failure Page 147
Modem Failure Page 147
WLAN Failure Page 148
3G Module Failure Page 149
Acer EasyLaunch Button Failure Page 149
Fingerprint Reader Failure Page 150
Thermal Unit Failure Page 150
Other Functions Failure Page 151
Intermittent Failures Page 152
Undetermined Failures Page 152