Dell Alienware 17 R2 (P43F001) Keyboard Removal & Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Keyboard on your Alienware 17 R2 (P43F001) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 6 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Alienware 17 R2 (P43F001) Keyboard.

Before you begin

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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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Installation and Removal Instructions
Alienware 17 R2 (P43F001) Keyboard

Unscrew and remove Access Door (Captive screws).

Step 1

Unscrew and remove Access Door (Captive screws).Unscrew and remove Access Door (Captive screws).
Disconnect battery cable.

Step 2

  • Disconnect battery cable.
Disconnect cables from motherboard.

Step 3

  • Disconnect cables from motherboard.
  • Remove palmrest screws (2 X 2.5mm x 18mm) (6 X 2.5mm x 10mm) (8 x M2.5 x 8mm)
Disconnect cables from motherboard.Remove palmrest screws (2 X 2.5mm x 18mm) (6 X 2.5mm x 10mm) (8 x M2.5 x 8mm)Disconnect cables from motherboard.Disconnect cables from motherboard.
Separate and turn over palmrest.

Step 4

  • Separate and turn over palmrest.
  • Disconnect and remove Palmrest.
Separate and turn over palmrest.Disconnect and remove Palmrest.Separate and turn over palmrest.
Disconnect cables that cover keyboard bracket.

Step 5

  • Disconnect cables that cover keyboard bracket.
  • Unscrew and remove keyboard bracket (14 x M2 x 3mm).
Disconnect cables that cover keyboard bracket.Unscrew and remove keyboard bracket (14 x M2 x 3mm).Disconnect cables that cover keyboard bracket.
Unscrew and remove Keyboard (1 x

Step 6

Unscrew and remove Keyboard (1 x Unscrew and remove Keyboard (1 x

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