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Base cover assembly removal - Thinkpad T510, T510i, W510
Base cover assembly removal.

For access, remove this FRU:

Please perform the following steps as shown in the pictures below:

Removal steps of base cover assembly

Removal steps of base cover assembly

Removal steps of base cover assembly


Note: Applying labels to the base cover
The new base cover FRU is shipped with a kit containing labels of several kinds. When you replace the base cover, you need to apply the following labels:

  1. FCC label
  2. Homologation label
  3. Serial number label

Following labels need to be peeled off from the old base cover, and need to be put on the new base cover:

1. Windows license label (COA)
2. Information label
3. IMEI barcode label
4. Mac address label
5. Vodafone label
6. Israel label
7. Modem label (only for PRC models)
8. China wireless WAN label
9. Modem AMOM label (only for Brazil)
10.Bluetooth label (only for Brazil)
11.Wireless card label (only for Brazil)
12.SIRIM label
16.Asset tag label

For some models, you also need to apply one or two FCC labels. Check the old base cover; if it has one or two FCC labels, find duplicates of them in the label kit and apply them to the new base cover.

For the location of each label, refer the following figure:


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Document ID : PD004855
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-74514
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