Dell Latitude E6400 Heatsink Fan Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Heatsink Fan on your Dell Latitude E6400 laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 5 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Dell Latitude E6400 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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Latitude E6400 Cooling Fan

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Installation and Removal Instructions
Dell Latitude E6400 Heatsink Fan

Step 1

  • Slide the battery latches over and slide the battery up.
Remove the (2) 3mm x 3mm hard drive screws.

Step 2

  • Loosen the access panel door cover screw.
  • Remove the (2) 3mm x 3mm hard drive screws.
Remove the (2) 3mm x 3mm hard drive screws. Loosen the access panel door cover screw.
Slide the door down and lift it off of the laptop.

Step 3

  • Slide the door down and lift it off of the laptop.
Loosen the 4 heat sink screws.

Step 4

  • Unplug the fan.
  • Loosen the 4 heat sink screws.
Loosen the 4 heat sink screws. Unplug the fan.
Installation note 2: Tighten the heatsink screws in the order listed on the heatsink.

Step 5

  • 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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