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Keyboard bezel removal and installation - ThinkPad T500, W500


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Parts Information
Keyboard bezel removal

For access, remove these FRUs in order:

Keyboard bezel removal step 1

StepScrew (quantity)ColorTorque
1 M2 x 14 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (2) Black 0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)

Keyboard bezel removal step 2, 3 and 4.

In step [2], release the wireless antenna cables from the cable guide.

StepScrew (quantity)ColorTorque
3 M2 x 3 mm, small-head, nylon-coated (4) Silver 0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)
4 M2 x 3.5 mm, wafer-head, nylon-coated (2) Black 0.189 Nm(1.85 kgfcm)

In step [5], detach the claws. Then remove the keyboard bezel in the direction shown by arrow [6].

Keyboard bezel removal step 5 and 6.

Keyboard bezel installation

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


  • Alias ID: HT049104
  • Document ID: PD015594
  • Last Updated :17 Jun 2014
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