system board connector
Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the safety instructions in the
Product Information Guide.
To avoid electrostatic discharge, ground yourself by using a wrist grounding strap or by periodically
touching an unpainted metal surface (such as a connector on the back of the computer).
To help prevent damage to the system board, you must remove the battery from the battery bay before
you begin working inside the computer.
1 Follow the procedures in "Before You Begin" on page 87.
2 Remove the hinge cover. See "Hinge Cover" on page 97.
3 Remove the keyboard. See "Keyboard" on page 98.
4 Insert a plastic scribe into the guide on the side of the coin-cell battery compartment, and pop the
antenna cables (2)
antenna cable connectors (2)
Adding and Replacing Parts