Dell Alienware 17 R3 (P43F002) LCD Back Removal & Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the LCD Back on your Alienware 17 R3 (P43F002) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 11 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Alienware 17 R3 (P43F002) LCD Back.

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 R3 (P43F002) LCD Back

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.
Unscrew and remove WLAN bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).

Step 3

  • Unscrew and remove WLAN bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).
  • Disconnect antenna cables and remove WLAN Card.
Unscrew and remove WLAN bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).Disconnect antenna cables and remove WLAN Card.Unscrew and remove WLAN bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).Unscrew and remove WLAN bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).
Disconnect cables from motherboard.

Step 4

  • 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 5

  • Separate and turn over palmrest.
  • Disconnect and remove Palmrest.
Separate and turn over palmrest.Disconnect and remove Palmrest.Separate and turn over palmrest.
Unscrew and remove LCD Hinge Covers (2 x

Step 6

Unscrew and remove LCD Hinge Covers (2 x Unscrew and remove LCD Hinge Covers (2 x
Remove rear hinge screws (2 x M2.5 x 8mm).

Step 7

Remove rear hinge screws (2 x M2.5 x 8mm).Disconnect cables from Motherboard.Unscrew and remove LCD Display Assembly (3 x Remove rear hinge screws (2 x M2.5 x 8mm).
Use fingertips to separate and turn over bezel.

Step 8

  • Use fingertips to separate and turn over bezel.
  • Disconnect and remove bezel.
Use fingertips to separate and turn over bezel.Disconnect and remove bezel.Use fingertips to separate and turn over bezel.
Disconnect and remove Web Camera.

Step 9

Disconnect and remove Web Camera.Disconnect and remove Web Camera.
Unscrew and turn over LCD Screen (4 x

Step 10

Unscrew and turn over LCD Screen (4 x Disconnect and remove LCD screen.Unscrew and turn over LCD Screen (4 x
Remove LCD Cable.

Step 11

Remove LCD Cable.The remaining piece is the LCD Back.

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