The spare parts kit for the graphics card includes replacement thermal material.
ATI Mobility FireGL V5725
nVidia Quadro FX 2700M
nVidia Quadro FX 3700M
Before removing the graphics card, follow these steps:
Shut down the computer. If you are unsure whether the computer is off or in Hibernation, turn the
computer on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
Disconnect all external devices connected to the computer.
Disconnect the power from the computer by first unplugging the power cord from the AC outlet and
then unplugging the AC adapter from the computer.
Remove the following components:
Switch cover (see
Graphics card heat sink
Remove the graphics card:
Remove the two PM2.5×4.0 screws (1) that secure the graphics card to the system board.
Lift the front edge of the graphics card (2) until it clears the adjacent edge of the top cover.
Chapter 4 Removal and replacement procedures
Battery on page
Keyboard on page
Switch cover on page
Fan on page
(Graphics card heat sink on page
Spare part number