For access, remove:
- Battery pack
- Thermal door
- Fan assembly
Removal steps of CPU thermal module
| to ||M2 × 3 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (4)||Black||0.167 Nm(1.7 kgfcm)|
Attention: Do not handle the CPU thermal module roughly. Improper handling of the module can cause distortion or deformation and imperfect contact with components.
Installation of the CPU thermal module
- Before you attach the CPU thermal module to the computer, apply thermal grease, at an amount of 0.2 grams, on the part marked [a] as in the following figure. Either too much or too less application of grease can cause a thermal problem due to imperfect contact with a component.
- Make sure that the fan connector is attached firmly.