Monday, April 04, 2016

HP ENVY 8 Note 5000 Tablet – Disassembling procedure – How to remove the back cover – how to remove the battery – How to remove the frame – Tablet repair and service

Category: Laptop Repair and Service 

Contents of this article

  • How to remove the battery 
  • How to remove the rear cover 
  • How to remove the middle frame

HP ENVY 8 Note 5000 Tablet 

DISASSEMBLING PROCEDURE 
How to remove White back cover
Before removing the white back cover, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power adapter cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
Remove the white back cover:
1. Place the tablet on a flat surface, display panel side down.
2. Insert a thin tool (2) at the bottom right edge of the white cover, and use the tool to release the cover from the clips and adhesive holding it to the tablet.
3. Lift the cover (3) away from the tablet.
How to remove Black back cover
Before removing the black back cover, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power adapter cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the white back cover
Remove the black back cover:
1. Place the tablet on a flat surface, display panel side down
2. Using a heat gun, gently heat a small portion the black back cover to loosen the adhesive. Keep the heat away from the camera.
3. Insert a thin tool (1) at the inside edge of the black cover.
4. Lift the cover (2) and peel to remove.
How to remove Middle frame
Before removing the middle frame, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off  turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power adapter cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the following components:
a. Micro SIM/microSD card tray
b. White back cover
c. Black back cover
Remove the middle frame:
1. Place the tablet on a flat surface, display panel side down.
2. Remove the 4 larger 4 mm P0 Phillips head screws from the middle frame.
3. Remove the remaining fourteen 2 mm P0 Phillips head screws that secure the middle frame to the tablet.
4. Insert a thin tool (1) where the display is connected to the frame, and then slide the tool around the frame to separate the frame from the display.
5. Remove the frame (2).
How to remove Side key buttons
Before removing the side key buttons, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power adapter cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the following components:
a. Micro SIM/microSD card tray
b. White back cover
c. Black back cover
d. Middle frame
Remove the side key buttons:
1. Place the tablet on a flat surface, display panel side down.
2. Push in on the side key buttons, and then remove the button tray up away from the tablet.
How to remove Battery
Before removing the battery, follow these steps:
1. Turn off  the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power adapter cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the following components:
a. Micro SIM/microSD card tray
b. White back cover
c. Black back cover
d. Middle frame
Remove the battery:
1. Lift the black plastic thermal pad (1) up and away from the battery.
2. Disconnect the battery cable (2) from the system board.
3. Grasp the pull-tab on one of the 3 strips of tape and then carefully and slowly pull straight away, parallel with the tablet, until the entire strip has been removed. After releasing the 3 stretch-release tapes, carefully remove the battery (3) from the tablet.