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CPU removal and installation - ThinkPad T500, W500
CPU removal

For access, remove these FRUs in order:

Attention: CPU is extremely sensitive. When you service the CPU, avoid any kind of rough handling.

Rotate the head of the screw in the direction shown by arrow [1] to release the lock; then remove the CPU.

CPU removal step 1, 2 and 3.

CPU installation

When installing: Place the CPU on the CPU socket [a], and then rotate the head of the screw in the direction shown by arrow [b] to secure the CPU.

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