Dell Studio 1535 / 1536 / 1537 CPU and Heatsink/Fan Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the CPU Processor & Heatsink Fan on your Dell Studio 1535 / 1536 / 1537 laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 4 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Dell Studio 1535 / 1536 / 1537 CPU Processor & Heatsink Fan.

Before you begin

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Tools needed for this laptop repair

  • 1 x small phillips head screw driver
  • 1 x small plastic scribe

Dell Laptop Replacement Parts Needed

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Studio 1537 Cooling Fan

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Installation and Removal Instructions
Dell Studio 1535 / 1536 / 1537 CPU Processor & Heatsink Fan

Unscrew the 7 retaining screws.

Step 1

  • Remove the battery.
  • Unscrew the 7 retaining screws.
  • Remove the access panel door.
Unscrew the 7 retaining screws. Remove the access panel door.
Unplug the fan.

Step 2

  • Loosen the 6 heatsink retaining screws.
  • Unplug the fan.
  • Remove the heatsink
Unplug the fan.Remove the heatsink
Turn the CPU locking screw counterclockwise and lift the CPU straight up.

Step 3

  • Turn the CPU locking screw counterclockwise and lift the CPU straight up.
Installation note 2: Tighten the heatsink screws in the order listed on the heatsink.

Step 4

  • Installation note 1: Make sure to replace thermal compound or thermal pads on the CPU and heatsink.
  • Installation note 2: Tighten the heatsink screws in the order listed on the heatsink.
  • **This image is used only as an example.**

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