Dell Inspiron 14z-N411z (P23G-001) Middle Cover Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Middle Cover on your Dell Inspiron 14z-N411z (P23G-001) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 12 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Dell Inspiron 14z-N411z (P23G-001) Middle Cover.

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 screwdriver
  • 1 x small plastic scribe

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Video tutorial repair manual



Installation and Removal Instructions
Dell Inspiron 14z (N411z) Middle Cover

Remove the battery.

Step 1

  • Slide the latches over.
  • Remove the battery.
Remove the battery.Slide the latches over.
Remove the access door.

Step 2

  • Loosen the access door screw.
  • Remove the access door.
Remove the access door.Loosen the access door screw.
Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.

Step 3

  • Remove the optical drive screw.
  • Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.
Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.Remove the optical drive screw.
Remove the bottom palmrest screws.

Step 4

  • Remove the bottom palmrest screws.
Remove the bottom middle cover screws.

Step 5

  • Remove the bottom display hinge screws.
  • Remove the bottom middle cover screws.
Remove the bottom middle cover screws.Remove the bottom display hinge screws.
Turn the keyboard over and unplug the keyboard cable.

Step 6

  • Press in the 4 keyboard latches and lift the keyboard up.
  • Turn the keyboard over and unplug the keyboard cable.
Turn the keyboard over and unplug the keyboard cable.Press in the 4 keyboard latches and lift the keyboard up.
Remove the top palmrest screws.

Step 7

  • Remove the top palmrest screws.
List and unsnap the palmrest from the laptop.

Step 8

  • Unplug the palmrest cables.
  • List and unsnap the palmrest from the laptop.
List and unsnap the palmrest from the laptop.Unplug the palmrest cables.
Loosen the wireless antenna cables.

Step 9

  • Remove the audio circuit board cable.
  • Loosen the wireless antenna cables.
Loosen the wireless antenna cables.Remove the audio circuit board cable.Remove the audio circuit board cable.
Unplug the camera cable.

Step 10

  • Unplug the display cable.
  • Unplug the camera cable.
  • Loosen the cables from the base.
Unplug the camera cable.Loosen the cables from the base.Unplug the display cable.
Remove the display assembly.

Step 11

  • Remove the hinge screws.
  • Remove the display assembly.
Remove the middle cover.

Step 12

  • Remove the middle cover.

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