How to disassemble HP 2133 Mini-Note PC

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In this guide I disassemble a HP 2133 Mini-Note PC.

I will explain how to remove the keyboard, replace memory module and access hard drive. Fortunately all these three components can be removed without taking the whole thing apart.

Also, you should be able this guide for taking apart a HP 2140 Mini-Note PC which has the same body.


How to disassemble Compaq Presario F700

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In this guide I explain how to disassemble a Compaq Presario F700 notebook. The guide might work for some other Compaq and HP models. I think the disassembly steps will be very similar for Compaq Presario F500 and HP G6000 notebook PC. If this guide works for your notebook, please mention the model name in the comments below.


How to remove display on HP Compaq nc6320

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In this guide I explain how to remove and replace the display panel on a HP Compaq nc6320 (nc6300 series) notebook.

Also you can use this guide for:

1. Replacing the memory module installed in the internal slot.
2. Replacing the keyboard.
3. Replacing the cooling fan.
4. Cleaning the heat sink.
5. Replacing the CMOS (RTC) battery.


How to open up display on HP Compaq 8510p 8510w

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In this guide I explain how to take apart the display panel and replace the inverter board in HP Compaq 8510p and 8510w notebooks.

The inverter board located inside the display panel below the LCD panel.

The inverter works as a power supply for the backlight lamp inside the LCD.

When inverter fails, the LCD goes dark. The image is still on the screen but you can barely see it.

OK, let’s start taking it apart.

Open display HP Compaq 8510p 8510w


There are two rubber covers in the lower left and right corners of the display bezel.

You can remove these covers with a sharp object.


How to disassemble HP Compaq 8510p

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HP Compaq 8510p disassembly

In this guide I will disassemble a HP Compaq 8510p notebook PC and remove all main parts.

According to the HP specifications, my disassembly guide should work for a HP Compaq 8510w mobile workstation.

If it works for any other model, I would appreciate if you mention the model name in the following comments.

Before you start, you should turn off the notebook and unplug the power adapter.