In this guide I will show how to disassemble a Dell Inspiron 15 M5040 or Inspiron 15 N5040 laptop.
There are no service covers on the bottom of this model.
In a Dell Inspiron M5040/N5040 all major internal components (such as memory, hard drive, DVD drive, wireless card) are mounted INSIDE the case.
Also, this guide will work for Inspiron 15-N5050/3520.
In order to access them it’s necessary to remove the top cover assembly.
I will go through the following disassembly steps:
STEP1-7: Disconnecting and removing the keyboard. Accessing both RAM modules.
STEP 8-13: Removing the top cover assembly. Removing the DVD drive. Accessing other internal components.
STEP 14: Disconnecting and removing the hard drive.
In this guide I will show how to disassemble a Sony Vaio VPCS111FM in order to fix broken power button.
Also, this laptop has another model number on the bottom: Model PCG-51211L.
Here’s what happened. The power button got pushed into the case and stopped working. It wasn’t possible to turn on the laptop at all.
In order to figure out what’s going on I had to disassemble the case and take a closer look at the power button.
In this guide I explain how to disassemble Acer Aspire 5740/5340 series laptop.
I will show how to remove the motherboard.
Main disassembly steps:
In this post I explain how to take apart an Acer Aspire 5820T series laptop.
I will take it apart down to the motherboard.
In this guide I explain how to remove LCD screen from a Dell Inspiron 1318 laptop.
Also, I’ll show how to remove the inverter board.
In this guide I explain how to dismantle Acer Aspire 5534 series laptops.
I will dismantle the base and remove most internal parts. Continued
In this guide I show how to disassemble an Asus Eee PC1015PX netbook.
My main goal is replacing the hard drive which started to fail. In order to remove the hard drive it will be necessary to remove the top cover assembly.
The hard drive mounted deep inside the netbook case.
In this guide I show how to remove and replace broken screen on Acer Aspire 5560 series laptops.
Most likely this guide will work for some other Acer Aspire models. If this guide works for you please mention the model number in commends after this post.
In this post I show how to disassemble an Acer Aspire 5560 series laptop.
In this guide I’ll be taking apart Acer Aspire 5560-Sb653.
Also it has Model No. MS2319 on the bottom sticker.
Most likely this guide will fit some other Acer Aspire models.
In this guide I explain how to disassemble Acer Aspire 5251/5551G/5551 series laptops.
To be precise, I’m taking apart an Acer Aspire 5251-1005. Model number NEW75.
In the following steps I’ll go through complete laptop base disassembly.