How to replace screen on Asus X55A

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Asus X55A screen replacement



In this guide I demonstrate how to remove and replace the LCD screen on an Asus X55A.

In my case the laptop was dropped and the LCD got cracked.

The entire replacement procedure will take about 20-30 minutes.

Confirm that your computer is turned off before you start.

STEP 1.

Unlock and remove the battery.

Remove laptop battery

STEP 2.

You will find two screw covers located in the lower left and right corners of the display assembly.

Remove screw covers

STEP 3.

Remove both screw covers with a sharp object.

Remove both screws. These screws securing the screen bezel to the display assembly.

Remove screen bezel screws

STEP 4.

Start separating the screen bezel from the display back cover.

You can use a guitar pick for that.

Start separating screen bezel

STEP 5.

Continue removing the bezel with your fingers.

You will have to wiggle the bezel in order to release hidden latches.

Continue removing screen bezel

STEP 6.

Remove the screen bezel from the display assembly.

Screen bezel removed

STEP 7.

Remove two screws securing the LCD to the display back cover.

Remove screws securing LCD screen

STEP 8.

Carefully separate the LCD from the back cover and place it face down on the keyboard.

Separate LCD screen from cover

STEP 9.

Now you can access and disconnect the display cable.

Access LCD cable

STEP 10.

Remove sticky tape securing the connection.

Unplug the display cable.

Disconnect LCD cable

STEP 11.

Now you can remove and replace the damaged LCD.

You’ll have to transfer mounting brackets attached to the upper right and left corners to the new screen.

Remove LCD screen

You can search for a new replacement screen using the model number from the back of the original one.

In my Asus X55A laptop the LCD had this model number: B156XTN02.2

After the replacement assemble everything back together following all disassembly steps in the opposite direction.

Find replacement LCD screen





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One Response

  1. Debasish Mallik

    Please demonstrate how to do the same for Asus eee PC 1015cx. I don’t see any screw at monitor panel here.