How to fix display hinge in Dell Inspiron E1705

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In this guide I explain how to fix damaged display hinge in a Dell Inspiron E1705 laptop.

This guide also works for Inspiron 9400.

Today one of my customers brought me a Dell Inspiron E1705 with the display completely separated from the base on the left side.

At first I though the hinge was broken, the display cover damaged and needs an expensive repair but later I found the damage wasn’t that bad.

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How to take apart HP Pavilion dv5

posted in: 3. Compaq & HP | 200

In this post I explain how to take apart a HP Pavilion dv5 laptop (Pavilion dv5t-1000 model).

I’m taking it apart in order to replace the noisy cooling fan which is mounted deep inside the case under the motherboard. In order to replace the cooling fan I’ll have to disassemble the whole unit.

Let’s take it apart step-by-step. Before you start, make sure the it is turned off.

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How to take apart Acer Aspire One A0751h netbook (Model ZA3)

posted in: 1. Acer | 47

In this post I explain how to take apart an Acer Aspire One netbook.

In this particular guide I’m taking apart an Acer Aspire One A0751h netbook (Also says Model No. ZA3 on the bottom).

I don’t know if all Acer Aspire One netbooks are similar but I think this guide should work for a few different models. If the guide works for your netbook, please mention the model number in comments after the post.

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