When you replace the battery, insert it at a 30-degree angle under the clip with the positive (identified by
a plus [+] symbol) side up, and then push it into place.
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 89.
2 Remove the hinge cover. See "Hinge Cover" on page 98.
3 Remove the six screws securing the display (two on the top, two on the bottom, and two on the back).
4 Disconnect the antenna cables from the Mini-Card.
5 Loosen the captive grounding-wire screw.
6 Disconnect the display cable, using the pull-tab.
7 Dislodge the display cable from the display cable channel.
Adding and Replacing Parts