At this point you might want to remove the RAM, to eliminate any possibility of it being damaged. As a bit of an epilogue, I was unable to find a suitable replacment fan, so I bought a whole new heatsink assembly on eBay. Unplug the keyboard cable 2 by pulling straight up on it, then remove the trackpoint cable by pushing out the black clip of the ZIF socket 1 and then pulling out the cable. Now the display has been removed, and the laptop feels MUCH lighter, and also a lot more flimsy. Unplug the fan cable.
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Remove the palmrest It is now time to clear the final obstacle that stands between you and the motherboard: Good luck putting it back together.
You’re looking at something like this: You now have most of the motherboard exposed. Shut down the laptop and unplug it.
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A flathead screwdriver or some other prying implement Something to keep the screws in Dell’s service manual With my workspace ready and my tools in reach, I got to work: Remove the display I need j650tt remove the motherboard, and to do that I need to remove the palmrest, and to do that I need to remove the screen. Unplug the keyboard cable 2 by pulling straight up on it, then remove the trackpoint cable by pushing out the black clip of the ZIF socket 1 and then pulling out the cable.
Stick your prying implement under the “blank key” on the right side of the keyboard and lift it up.
Remove the battery, modular bay device and PC cards. Unplug the fan cable.
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The tools you will need during this adventure are: Turn it right side up. As a bit of an epilogue, I was unable to find a suitable replacment fan, so I bought a whole new heatsink assembly on eBay.
I pulled the text from Google’s cache, hopefully I have the cx and the rest of the site! To remove it, I need to remove the heatsink assembly. The laptop has been completely dismantled piece by piece. Unplug the display cable by pulling up on it.
Now the display has been removed, and the laptop feels MUCH lighter, and also a lot more flimsy. With that gone, you now have a circuit board in a plastic tray: The cable labeled “X” is the display cable, and the one labeled “Y” is the palmrest cable.
Remove the RF shield.
Below is an annotated look at the exposed inside of the laptop. Lay the keyboard over the left side of the laptop, upside down. In the picture below you can see the heatsink itself 1the heatpipe contact plate 2and the screws from hell that must be removed 3. I bought this laptop used sometime late inat which point it was about 3 years old.
Remove the heatsink screws.
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Unplug the palmrest cable by pulling up on it. I had a disk crash and am still trying to put the pieces back together. Pull down on the hard drive cover to create a “handle”, then pull out the hard drive. It worked without issue for awhile, until the bearing in the cooling fan wore out near the end of December.
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Linking to this article is permitted. Remove the keyboard Now we’re getting serious. Turn it right side up and open the screen. I guess maglev bearing technology isn’t very good, considering the thing only lasted 3 years.
It can be a little cpxx.