Dell Inspiron 1420/Vostro 1400 (PP26L) LCD Cable Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the LCD Cable on your Dell Inspiron 1420 / Vostro 1400 (PP26L) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 7 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Dell Inspiron 1420 / Vostro 1400 (PP26L) LCD Cable.

Before you begin

Please take the time read the following safety guidelines when working on static sensitive electrical components.
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Tools needed for this laptop repair

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

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Installation and Removal Instructions
Dell Inspiron 1420 / Vostro 1400 LCD Cable

Slide the battery out.

Step 1

  • Slide the 2 battery latches towards the outside of the laptop.
  • Slide the battery out.
Remove the screw hole covers.

Step 2

  • Turn the laptop over and open it up as wide as possible.
  • Remove the screw hole covers.
Starting at the bottom, carefully unsnap the bezel working your way around the screen.

Step 3

  • Remove the 6 bezel screws.
  • Starting at the bottom, carefully unsnap the bezel working your way around the screen.
Starting at the bottom, carefully unsnap the bezel working your way around the screen. Remove the 6 bezel screws.
Unplug the camera cable.

Step 4

  • Remove the (2) 2.5mm x 5mm screws.
  • Unplug the camera cable.
Unplug the camera cable.  Remove the (2) 2.5mm x 5mm screws.
Lay the screen onto the keyboard and unplug the display cable.

Step 5

  • Carefully lift the screen out of the back assembly.
  • Lay the screen onto the keyboard and unplug the display cable.
  • Unplug the inverter cable.
Lay the screen onto the keyboard and unplug the display cable. Unplug the inverter cable.
Lift the screen away from the laptop.

Step 6

  • Lift the screen away from the laptop.
Unplug the LCD cable form the motherboard.

Step 7

  • Remove the left and right hinge covers.
  • Unplug the LCD cable form the motherboard.
Unplug the LCD cable form the motherboard.Remove the left and right hinge covers.

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