Remove ten Phillips #0 screws that secure the plastic bottom cover to the chassis.
  • Remove ten Phillips #0 screws that secure the plastic bottom cover to the chassis.

    • Six 9.6 mm screws

    • Four 4.6 mm screws

  • Throughout this guide, keep careful track of your screws so that each one goes back where it came from during reassembly. Installing a screw in the wrong place can cause permanent damage.

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Use a plastic pry tool to get in-between the bottom cover and the lower case assembly.
  • Use a plastic pry tool to get in-between the bottom cover and the lower case assembly.

  • Be careful not separate the cover too violently or you will risk breaking the plastic clips that are on the bottom cover.

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  • Push metal bracket away from battery connector.

  • Use a spudger to push the battery connection straight up.

  • If you pry too hard, or attempt to disconnect the battery with the metal bracket still in place, you risk pulling the connector off of the motherboard.

  • Make sure the computer is powered off before removing the battery.

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  • Disconnect the Wifi/Bluetooth RF cables from the wireless card.

  • Pull the RF cables by the metal connector, not by the rubber shielding. This avoids damaging the connector and the cable.

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  • Pull straight up to disconnect the SATA combo cable from the motherboard.

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  • Remove three Phillips #0 that secure the hard drive bracket to the chassis, of the following lengths:

    • Two 2.3 mm screws

    • One 5.6 mm screw

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  • Tilt the drive up slightly by the connector

  • Remove the SATA combo connector

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  • De-route the SATA and RF cables from the side of the drive bay.

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  • Insert wisdom here.

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  • Remove the four Phillips #0 screws that secure the hard drive to the hard drive bracket.

    • Four 3.7 mm screws

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  • Peal back thermal cover.

  • Be careful not to tear the cover on the side of the drive as you peel it off.

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  • Remove drive from hard drive bracket.

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Abschluss

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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