Dell Vostro 5471 (P88G001) Hinge Rails Removal & Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Hinge Rails on your Vostro 5471 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 Vostro 5471 Hinge Rails.

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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Installation and Removal Instructions
Vostro 5471 Hinge Rails

Remove Base Cover screws (8 x M2.5 x 6mm)(2 X captive screws).

Step 1

  • Remove Base Cover screws (8 x M2.5 x 6mm)(2 X captive screws).
  • Use fingers to separate and remove Base Cover.
Remove Base Cover screws (8 x M2.5 x 6mm)(2 X captive screws).Use fingers to separate and remove Base Cover.Remove Base Cover screws (8 x M2.5 x 6mm)(2 X captive screws).Remove Base Cover screws (8 x M2.5 x 6mm)(2 X captive screws).
Unscrew and disconnect Battery (4 x

Step 2

Unscrew and disconnect Battery (4 x Unscrew and disconnect Battery (4 x Unscrew and disconnect Battery (4 x
Unscrew and remove bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).

Step 3

Unscrew and remove bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).Disconnect and remove WLAN Card.Unscrew and remove bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).Unscrew and remove bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).
Disconnect display cables.

Step 4

Disconnect display cables.Unscrew and remove Display Assembly (5 x Disconnect display cables.
Use fingers to carefully separate and remove Display Bezel.

Step 5

Use fingers to carefully separate and remove Display Bezel.Use fingers to carefully separate and remove Display Bezel.
Unscrew and turn over Screen.

Step 6

  • Unscrew and turn over Screen.
  • Disconnect and remove Screen (4 x M2 x 2mm).
Unscrew and turn over Screen.Disconnect and remove Screen (4 x Unscrew and turn over Screen.
Unscrew and remove Hinge Rails (10 x

Step 7

Unscrew and remove Hinge Rails (10 x Unscrew and remove Hinge Rails (10 x

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Vostro 5471 Hinge Rails

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