In the following guide I explain how to remove the inverter board and LCD cable from a Gateway Solo 1400/1450 laptop. This guide should work for many other Gateway models.
First of all, remove the battery.
The display bezel has six rubber plugs covering screws. Remove all rubber plugs with a sharp object.
In the following guide I’ll explain how to remove and replace the keyboard on a Sony Vaio PCG-FXA63 laptop.
I assume this guide will work for some other Sony Vaio PCG-FXA models.
This guide will help you to remove the LCD screen and inverter board from a Sony Vaio VGN-SZ645 laptop display.
I think these instructions will work for many other Sony Vaio models.
Do not forget to remove the battery before you start.
In this guide I will take apart the display panel on HP Pavilion dv9000 laptop.
You can use my instructions for removing and replacing the LCD panel with inverter board.
In this guide I will disassemble a HP Pavilion dv9000 laptop.
These instructions will help you remove the hard drive, memory, wireless card and keyboard.
All these components, except the keyboard, can be accessed through on the bottom of the computer.
This guide will help you take apart a Fujitsu LifeBook V series notebook. It will show how you can remove the hard drive, memory modules, DVD drive and keyboard.
Also, I’ll show how you can clean up the heat sink. I have created this guide while taking apart a Fujitsu LifeBook V1010.
The badge on the front said “LIFEBOOK V Series” so I assume this guide should work for other modes in the LifeBook V line.
The following guide will explain how to disassemble a Sony Vaio PCG-K series laptop.
I created this guide while taking apart a Sony Vaio PCG-K25 model but I think you can use the following disassembly steps for all models in the PCG-K line.
These instructions explain how to take apart a Sony Vaio VGN-FZ220 series laptop.
I had to replace the DC-IN power jack because it was broken. The jack is soldered to the power harness and can be easily replaced if you have basic soldering skills. Use this guide on your own risk.
I have made this digital picture-photo frame from an old Toshiba Satellite laptop. This project took me half a day but the result was very rewarding. My new 14″ digital photo frame works just great and I have tons of space for all my pictures.
In the following guide I will explain how to replace broken display hinges on Dell Latitude C640 and Latitude C540 series laptops. Replacing and removing hinges is not a difficult task if you are careful and pay attention to details. I’m not sure if you can use same hinges for both models but the following removal and replacement instructions should be the same for both.
1. Find new replacement hinges.
2. Follow the disassembly instructions below.
Before you start, remove the battery.