Friday, April 08, 2016

HP SlateBook 10 x2 – Disassembling procedure – How to remove the battery – How to remove the enclosure – Tablet repair and service

Category: Tablets Repair and Service 

Contents of this article 

  • How to remove the display
  • How to remove the battery 
  • Wireless antenna Removal 

HP SlateBook 10 x2

DISASSEMBLING PROCEDURE 
How to remove Display enclosure
Before disassembling the tablet, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
Remove the display enclosure:
1. Lift up on the bottom edge of the display enclosure (1) until the tabs built into the enclosure release from the display assembly.
2. Remove the display enclosure (2) from the tablet.
How to remove Display panel cable
Before removing the display panel cable, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the display enclosure
5. Disconnect the battery cable from the system board
Remove the display panel cable:
1. Release the system board ZIF connector (1) to which the display panel cable is attached, and then disconnect the display panel cable from the system board.
2. Release the display panel ZIF connector (2) to which the display panel cable is attached, and then disconnect the display panel cable from the display panel.
How to remove Wireless antenna
Before removing the wireless antenna, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the display enclosure
5. Disconnect the battery cable from the system board
Remove the wireless antenna:
1. Disconnect the wireless antenna cable (1) from the terminal on the WLAN module.
2. Detach the piece of tape (2) that secures the wireless antenna cable to the battery.
3. Release the wireless antenna cable from the routing clips (3) built into the display panel frame.
4. Detach the wireless antenna transceivers (4) from the surfaces of the battery and the display panel frame. (The wireless antenna transceiver is attached to the surfaces of the battery and the display panel frame with double-sided tape.)
How to remove Power button board
Before removing the power button board, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the display enclosure
5. Disconnect the battery cable from the system board
Remove the power button board:
1. Release the ZIF connector (1) to which the power button board cable is attached, and then disconnect the power button board cable from the system board.
2. Detach the power button board cable (2) from the battery. (The power button board cable is attached to the battery with double-sided tape.)
3. Detach the power button board (3) from the display assembly. (The power button board is attached to the display assembly with double-sided tape.)
How to remove Volume button board
Before removing the power button board, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the display enclosure
5. Disconnect the battery cable from the system board
Remove the volume button board:
1. Release the ZIF connector (1) to which the volume button board cable is attached, and then disconnect the volume button board cable from the system board.
2. Detach the volume button board cable (2) from the battery. (The volume button board cable is attached to the battery with double-sided tape.)
3. Detach the volume button board (3) from the display assembly. (The volume button board is attached to the display assembly with double-sided tape.)
How to remove Battery
Before removing the tablet battery, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on,
and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the display enclosure
a. Rear webcam
b. Front webcam
c. Display panel cable
d. Wireless antenna
e. Power button board
f. Volume button board
g. TouchScreen cable
Remove the tablet battery:
1. Remove the six Phillips PM2.0×2.5 screws (1) that secure the battery to the display assembly.
2. Release the speaker cable (2) from the clip built into the battery.
3. Remove the battery (3) from the display assembly.