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      Structure frame removal and installation - ThinkPad T500, W500

      Structure frame removal and installation

      For access, remove these FRUs, in order:

      Structure frame removal step 1

      StepScrew (quantity)ColorTorque
      1M2 x 3 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (1)Silver0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)


      Remove the AC power jack cable [a].

      Structure frame removal step 2 and 3

      When installing: Make sure the connector is attached firmly, and that the cable is routed as in the figure above.

      Remove the CPU support plate.

      Structure frame removal step 4 and 5

      StepScrew (quantity)ColorTorque
      4M2 x 5 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (1)Black0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)

      Structure frame removal step 6, 7, 8 and 9

      StepScrew (quantity)ColorTorque
      6M2 x 3.5 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (4)Black0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)
      7M2 x 9.5 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (1)Black0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)
      8M2 x 3 mm, small-head, nylon-coated (1)Silver0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)

      In step [9], loosen the hex screws.

      When installing: When attaching the system board to the frame, adjust the placement with the small projection [a]. Then secure the system board with the screws.

      Remove the system board and the PC Card/ExpressCard slots assembly from the structure frame together.

      Structure frame installation step 10 and 11

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      • Alias ID: MIGR-71411
      • Document ID: PD001529
      • Last Updated :17 Jun 2014
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