Saturday, April 30, 2016

HP EliteBook Revolve 810 G3 – Disassembling procedure – How to remove the battery – How to remove SSD – How to remove NFC board – How to remove keyboard – laptop repair and service

Category: Laptop Repair and Service 

Contents of this article 

  • How to remove the Battery 
  • How to remove NFC board 
  • How to remove SSD

HP EliteBook Revolve 810 G3

DISASSEMBLING PROCEDURE 
How to remove Battery
Before disassembling the computer, 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 with the rear toward you.
2. Slide the battery release latch (1) to release the battery.
3. Pivot the battery up and back and then remove the battery (2).
How to remove Service cover
Before removing the service cover, 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 cover:
1. Press on the memory card bezel (1) once to release the bezel, and then press on the bezel again to remove the bezel.
2. Remove the two large rubber screw covers (2).
3. Remove the two small rubber screw covers (3).
The large and small rubber screw covers are included in the Plastics/Rubber Kit, spare part number 716744-001.
4. Remove the two Phillips PM2.0×8.5 screws (4) that secure the service cover to the computer.
5. Loosen the four captive Phillips screws (1) on the front edge of the service cover.
6. Loosen the two captive Phillips screws (2) on the rear edge of the service cover.
7. Lift the front edge of the service cover (3) until the cover detaches from the computer, and then remove the service cover (4) from the computer.
How to remove WWAN module
Before removing the WWAN 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 cover
Remove the WWAN module:
1. Disconnect the WWAN antenna cables (1) from the terminals on the WWAN module.
2. Remove the Phillips PM2.0×3.0 screw (2) that secures the WWAN module to the computer. (The WWAN module tilts up.)
3. Remove the WWAN module (3) by pulling the module away from the slot at an angle
How to remove Solid-state drive
Before removing the solid-state 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 cover
Remove the solid-state drive:
1. Remove the Phillips PM2.0×3.0 screw (1) that secures the solid-state drive to the computer. (The solid state drive tilts up.)
2. Remove the solid-state drive (2) by pulling the drive away from the slot at an angle.
How to remove NFC board
Before removing the NFC board, 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 (see Battery on page 29).
5. Remove the service cover (see Service cover on page 30).
Remove the NFC board:
1. Release the zero insertion force (ZIF) connector (1) to which the NFC board cable is attached, and then disconnect the NFC board cable from the NFC board (2).
2. Remove the Phillips M1.5×2.0 screw (3) that secures the NFC board to the bottom cover.
3. Detach the NFC board (4) from the bottom cover. (The NFC board is attached to the bottom cover with double-sided tape.)
How to remove Keyboard
Before removing the keyboard, 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 (see Battery on page 29).
5. Remove the service cover (see Service cover on page 30).
Remove the keyboard:
1. Loosen the 2 captive screws that secure the keyboard to the computer.
2. Partially open the computer.
3. Rest and secure the computer on its left side.
4. Insert a keyboard release tool or similar thin, plastic tool into the keyboard release hole near the fan, and then press on the back of the keyboard until the keyboard disengages from the computer.
5. Turn the computer right-side up with the front toward you.
6. Lift the rear edge of the keyboard, and then swing the keyboard up and forward until it rests upside down on the palm rest.
7. Release the ZIF connector (1) to which the backlight cable is attached, and then disconnect the backlight cable (2) from the system board.
8. Release the ZIF connector (3) to which the keyboard cable is attached, and then disconnect the keyboard cable (4) from the system board.
9. Remove the keyboard (5).