Saturday, April 16, 2016

HP 210 G1 Notebook – Disassembling procedure – How to remove the display – How to remove the Service door – How to remove the RTC battery – Laptop repair and service

Category: Laptop repair and Service 

Contents of this article 

  • How to remove the display 
  • How to remove HDD
  • How to replace RTC battery 

HP 210 G1 Notebook

DISASSEMBLING PROCEDURE 
How to remove Battery
Before removing the battery, follow these steps:
1. Turn off 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.
2. Disconnect the power from the computer by unplugging the power cord from the computer.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the computer.
Remove the battery:
1. Turn the computer upside down on a flat surface.
2. Position the computer with the rear toward you.
3. Slide the battery lock latch (1) to the unlocked position.
4. Slide the battery release latch (2) to release the battery.
5. Remove the battery (3).
How to remove Service door
Before removing the service door, follow these steps:
1. Turn off 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.
2. Disconnect the power from the computer by unplugging the power cord from the computer.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the computer.
4. Remove the battery
Remove the service door:
1. Lift up on the rear edge of the service door (1) until the left and right sides detach from the computer.
2. Remove the service door (2).
How to remove Hard drive
Before removing the hard drive, follow these steps:
1. Turn off 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.
2. Disconnect the power from the computer by unplugging the power cord from the computer.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the computer.
4. Remove the battery
5. Remove the service door
Remove the hard drive:
1. Disconnect the hard drive connector cable (1) from the system board.
2. Release the hard drive connector cable from the routing channel (2) built into the base enclosure.
3. Remove the four Phillips PM2.0×2.75 screws (3) that secure the hard drive to the computer.
4. Remove the hard drive.
How to remove Memory module
Before removing a memory module, follow these steps:
1. Turn off 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.
2. Disconnect the power from the computer by unplugging the power cord from the computer.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the computer.
4. Remove the battery
5. Remove the service door
Remove the memory module:
1. Spread the retaining tabs (1) on each side of the memory module slot to release the memory module. (The memory module tilts up.)
2. Remove the memory module (2) by pulling the module away from the slot at an angle.
How to remove RTC battery
Before removing the RTC battery, follow these steps:
1. Turn off 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.
2. Disconnect the power from the computer by unplugging the power cord from the computer.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the computer.
4. Remove the battery
5. Remove the service door
Remove the RTC battery:
1. Disconnect the RTC battery cable (1) from the system board.
2. Release the RTC battery cable (2) from the routing channel built into the bottom cover.
3. Detach the RTC battery (3) from the bottom cover. (The RTC battery is attached to the bottom cover by double-sided tape.)
How to remove Display panel
Before removing the display panel, follow these steps:
1. Turn off 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.
2. Disconnect the power from the computer by unplugging the power cord from the computer.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the computer.
4. Remove the battery
Remove the display panel:
1. Remove the plastic screw covers (1) and the two Phillips screws (2) that secure the display bezel to the display assembly.
2. Flex the inside edges of the left and right sides (1), and the top edge (2) of the display bezel until the top and sides of the bezel disengage from the display enclosure.
3. Partially close the display cover, and position the computer with the hinges up.
4. Using a thin, flat tool, disengage the hinge caps (1), and then use the tool to release the tabs (2) at the bottom of the display bezel.
5. Open the display cover, and position the computer facing you.
6. Remove the display bezel.
7. Remove the four Phillips screws (1) and carefully move the display panel (2) to the keyboard.
8. Release the adhesive tape (1) and disconnect the display panel cable connector (2).