How to disassemble Dell Inspiron 17R N7110

posted in: 4. Dell | 72

In this guide I will disassemble a Dell Inspiron 17R N7110 laptop.

My goal is to access and replace the hard drive which is mounted inside the case. But I will disassemble it even further. I will show how to remove the motherboard and other internal components.


How to disassemble Asus N53S. Fixing DC power jack.

posted in: 2. Asus | 80

In this guide I’ll disassemble an Asus N53S laptop. My target – fixing failed DC power jack.

Problem description: the battery started charging intermittently. Moving the power plug inside the DC jack fixes the problem for a while but eventually it fails again. The battery didn’t charge with another AC adapter either.

In Asus N53S the DC jack is soldered to the power board. This guide explains how to access and remove the power board.


Replacing cracked screen on Dell Inspiron 1545

posted in: 4. Dell | 37

Today I show how to replace cracked screen on Dell Inspiron 1545 laptop.

Dell Inspiron 1545 uses two different types of screens:
1. Old style LCD with CCFL backlight.
2. Newer style LCD with LED backlight.

In my case I’m replacing the one with LED backlight.


How to replace broken screen on HP 2000

posted in: 3. Compaq & HP | 9

In this guide I explain how to replace broken screen on HP 2000 laptop.

In my case it was accidentally damaged and the image disappeared completely.

To be precise, I’m working on an HP 2000-210US model.

I would suggest making some notes during the disassembly process about screw locations. Some screws have different length. Your notes will be helpful when you assemble everything back together.