This publication contains product-specific parts
information for IBM ThinkPad Dock, ThinkPad Dock
II, ThinkPad Port Replicator, ThinkPad Mini Dock,
and ThinkPad Port Replicator II products.
This publication is intended for trained service
personnel who are familiar with ThinkPad products.
Before servicing an IBM ThinkPad products, be sure
to review the safety information on the hardware
maintenance manual of the ThinkPad computer.
FRU replacement notices
This section contains notices related to removing and
replacing parts. Read this section carefully before replacing
Loose screws can cause a reliability problem. In IBM
ThinkPad computer, this problem is addressed with special
nylon-coated screws that have the following characteristics:
v They maintain tight connections.
v They do not easily come loose, even with shock or
v They are harder to tighten.
v They should be used only once.
Do the following when you service this machine:
v Keep the screw kit (for the P/N, see "Parts list" on
page 14) in your tool bag.
v Always use new screws.
v Use a torque screwdriver if you have one.
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Part Number: 92P1836