How to disassemble Gateway NV57H57u and replace DC jack

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Gateway NV57H57u disassembly

In this guide I will disassemble a Gateway NV57H57u in order to access and replace failed DC jack harness.

In my case the DC jack started failing and the laptop was charging only when the AC adapter plug positioned correclty.

Also, you can use this guide for removing the top cover assembly, replacing the keyboard or cleaning the cooling fan.

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How to disassemble Gateway NV to fix DC jack

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In the following guide I explain how to disassemble a Gateway NV series laptop. To be accurate, I’m fixing a Gateway NV53 (NV5302u). It also says model: MS2285 on the bottom.

I’m taking it apart in order to fix broken DC jack. The whole laptop has to be disassembled and motherboard removed.

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Replacing LCD screen in Gateway MT3000

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In this guide I’ll be replacing a failed LCD screen in a Gateway MT3000 series laptop.

To be precise, I am working with a Gateway MT3707 model with failed backlight.

Problem description: It starts with a reddish image and after a few seconds the backlight goes completely off.

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Taking apart Gateway P-series

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In the following guide I’ll be taking apart a Gateway P-series laptop.

In my case I’m taking apart a Gateway P-6825 but the guide should work for the entire P-series line.

If it fits any other Gateway model, please mention the model number in comments after this post.

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How to disassemble Gateway MX (Model MA2A)

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In this guide I explain how to disassemble a Gateway MX (Model #MA2A) series laptop. To be precise, I’m taking apart a Gateway MX6650 model.

The main purpose of this repair is replacing the base cover.

In my case a piece of the base assembly where the right hinge connected broke off.

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How to replace broken LCD screen in Gateway M-series laptop

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In this guide I explain how to remove and replace the broken LCD screen in a Gateway M7 series laptop. I’m fixing a Gateway M-6846 laptop. It also says Model No.: SA1 on the bottom. Most likely my guide will works for some other Gateway laptops. If it works for you, please mention the laptop model number in the comments below.

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How to remove screen from Gateway MT6704

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Remove all screw covers from screen bezel

In this guide I will remove a broken LCD screen from a Gateway MT6704 (Model MA7) laptop and replace it with a new one.

As I mentioned in my previous article, where I was replacing the keyboard, this guide will work for many other Gateway MT6700 models.

Before you start, turn off the computer, unplug the power adapter and remove the battery.

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