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Toshiba Satellite L305 L305D

Toshiba Satellite L305, L305D, L300, L300D screen removal.

In order to replace the video cable, we'll have to remove the top cover and disassemble the display panel.

This guide has 3 pages, make sure to read through all pages before you start.

   
Remove screws from bottom

STEP 1

Turn off the laptop, unplug the power adapter and remove the battery.
Remove all marked screws on the bottom.

   
 
 
   
Remove keyboard bezel

STEP 2

Insert a small flathead screwdriver under the keyboard bezel and carefully lift the bezel up.
Continue removing the bezel with your fingers.

   
Remove keyboard

STEP 3

Remove two screws securing the keyboard.
Push on the plastic tab pointed with an arrow.

   
Disconnect keyboard

STEP 4

Carefully lift up the keyboard and place is so you can access the ribbon cable underneath the keyboard.
Unlock the connector and release the keyboard cable.
Remove the keyboard.

   
Keyboard connector open

STEP 5

In order to unlock the connector you'll have to move the brown tab about 2 millimeters away from the connector base.
On this picture you see the unlocked connector.

   
Remove screws from top cover

STEP 6

Remove five screws securing the laptop top cover.
Unplug the touch pad cable and the speaker cable from the motherboard.

   
Remove top cover assembly

STEP 7

Carefully start removing the top cover assembly.

   
Remove top cover

STEP 8

Remove the top cover assembly.

   
Taking apart display panel

STEP 9

The top cover has been removed.
Now we'll start taking apart the display panel.

   
Remove screw seals

STEP 10

There are four rubber screw seals in each corner of the display panel.
Remove screw seals with a sharp object and glue them somewhere on the screen bezel so they don't get lost.

   
Remove screws from screen bezel

STEP 11

Remove four screws securing the screen bezel.

   
Separate bezel from cover

STEP 12

Start separating the screen bezel from the cover with your fingers.
You can use a piece of soft plastic to unlock the latches. As you see I'm using a guitar pick.

   
Removing screen bezel

STEP 13

Continue removing the screen bezel with your fingers.

   
Screen bezel removed

STEP 14

The bezel has been removed.

   
Remove screen inverter board

STEP 15

Remove one screw securing the screen inverter.
Unplug cables from both sides of the inverter board.
Remove the inverter.

   
Remove screws from display hinges

STEP 16

Remove four screws securing display hinges, two screws from each hinge.

   
Unplug video cable from LCD

STEP 17

Carefully separate the display cover from the screen and access the back side of the LCD screen.
Unglue the sticky tape covering the video cable connector and unplug the cable from the LCD screen.

   
Removing laptop LCD screen

STEP 18

Remove three screws from each side of the screen.
These screws secure the LCD screen to the brackets.

   
Replace LCD screen

STEP 19

Carefully remove the LCD screen and replace it with a new one if needed.

   
Unplug video cable

STEP 20

Unplug the video cable from the motherboard.

   
Replace video cable

STEP 21

Carefully remove the video cable and remove it with a new one if needed.

   

 

 

 

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