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      Keyboard removal and installation - ThinkPad T500, W500

      Keyboard removal

      For access, remove these FRUs in order:

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

      Keyboard removal step 1

      StepIconScrew (quantity)ColorTorque
      1keyboard screwM2 x 14 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (1)Black0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)

      Lift the keyboard a little in the direction shown by arrow [2], and then detach the connector [3].

      Keyboard removal step 2 and 3.

      Keyboard installation

      When installing: Make sure that the keyboard edges [a] are under the frame as shown in this figure.

      Keyboard installation

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      • Alias ID: MIGR-71315
      • Document ID: PD005662
      • Last Updated :17 Jun 2014
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