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Top case sub assembly removal and installation - ThinkPad SL400, SL500
For access, remove these FRUs, in order:
  1. Battery.
  2. Hard disk drive
  3. Palm rest
  4. Keyboard

ThinkPad SL400

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Step Screw (quantity) Color Torque
1 M2 × 3 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (7) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)
2 M2 × 3 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (7) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)
3 M2 × 7 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (1) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)

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Step Screw (quantity) Color Torque
4 M2 × 3 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (3) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)
5 M2 × 7 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (1) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)

When installing: Make sure that all the claws are attached firmly.

 

ThinkPad SL500

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Step Screw (quantity) Color Torque
1 M2 × 3 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (6) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)
2 M2 × 15 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (2) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)

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In step (2), release the wireless antenna cables from the cable guide.

Step Screw (quantity) Color Torque
3 M2 × 12 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (1) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)
4 M2 × 4 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (1) Silver 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)
5 M2 × 7 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (2) Black 0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)

 

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