FRU Removals and Replacements (2618)

  FRU Removals and Replacements

Follow the numerical sequence in the FRU removal sequence list and the exploded view to remove or disconnect parts in the correct order. The letters in parentheses in the list indicate screw types. See the 'Screw Size Chart' to match the letters to the correct screw type and size before replacing each screw.


Safety 8
Safety 1

  1.  Battery Compartment Door
  2.  Battery Pack
      Note: If you are not removing other batteries or the LCD
      assembly, go to step 18.
  3.  Open Accessory Door
      (Use a coin)
  4.  RTC Battery
  5.  Standby Battery
  6.  Two Hinge Covers
      (Open the LCD display completely to the flat position. Use a small
      screwdriver to gently press the cover latch through the slot while lifting
      the cover.)
  7.  Four Hinge Screws (D)
  8.  Two LCD Bezel Screws (GG)
  9.  LCD Bezel
      (Only remove brightness/contrast slides from the bezel to replace them.
      They are easily damaged. Move the slides to the lowest position before
      reattaching the slides.)
  10.  Four Backlight Lamp Screws (GG)
  11.  Backlight Lamp (Mono only)
      (If tape is present, remove and save tape.)
      Lamp is fragile, handle only at the ends.
  12.  Four LCD Screws (GG)
      LCD Cable (upper-right)
  13.  LCD Display
  14.  Left Hinge Cable
  15.  Right Hinge Cable
  16.  LCD Assembly
  17.  Inverter Card
      (If tape is present, remove and save tape.)
  18.  Two Rear I/O Panel Screws (GG)
      (Inside rear access door at opposite ends of the panel)
  19.  Separate Bottom Cover
      (The bottom cover is held to the keyboard cover with eight hidden latches,
      two on each side and four at the front. Use
      a screwdriver in the slots at both sides of the bottom cover while lifting
      up on keyboard cover. Then use a screwdriver along the front of the bottom
  20.  Three Keyboard Cables from System Board (upper-right)
      (Release cable by pulling the slide at each side.)
  21.  Cable
      (From upper-right of keyboard)
  22.  Keyboard Cover
  23.  Eight Keyboard Screws (WW)
  24.  Keyboard
  25.  Diskette Drive Cable
      (Release cable by pulling the slide at each side.)
  26.  Two Diskette Drive Screws (HH)
  27.  Diskette Drive
  28.  Two Ribbon Cables
      (Release cable by pulling the slide at each side.)
  29.  Hard Disk Drive
  30.  Three I/O Card Ribbon Cables
      (Release cable by pulling the slide at each side.)
  31.  Speaker Cable
  32.  System Board
  33.  Modem Card
  34.  Speaker
      (Gently pry the snaps apart to release the speaker.)
  35.  Six Threaded Hex Spacers
      (From I/O Card)
  36.  One Screw (KK)
      (Inside rear access door at top-center of I/O panel)
  37.  I/O Card

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