Dell Latitude 3301 (P114G001) Palmrest Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Palmrest on your Latitude 3301 laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 17 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Latitude 3301 Palmrest.

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
Latitude 3301 Palmrest

Unscrew then use fingers to separate and remove Bottom Base (7 X captive screws).

Step 1

  • Unscrew then use fingers to separate and remove Bottom Base (7 X captive screws).
Unscrew then use fingers to separate and remove Bottom Base (7 X captive screws).Unscrew then use fingers to separate and remove Bottom Base (7 X captive screws).Unscrew then use fingers to separate and remove Bottom Base (7 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 disconnect Battery (4 x
Disconnect and remove Speakers.

Step 3

Disconnect and remove Speakers.Disconnect and remove Speakers.
Unscrew and disconnect Touchpad (5 X 1.6mm x 2mm).

Step 4

  • Unscrew and disconnect Touchpad (5 X 1.6mm x 2mm).
Unscrew and disconnect Touchpad (5 X 1.6mm x 2mm).Unscrew and disconnect Touchpad (5 X 1.6mm x 2mm).Unscrew and disconnect Touchpad (5 X 1.6mm x 2mm).
Unscrew and remove Solid State Drive (1 x

Step 5

Unscrew and remove Solid State Drive (1 x Unscrew and remove Solid State Drive (1 x
Unscrew bracket and disconnect WLAN Card (1 x

Step 6

Unscrew bracket and disconnect WLAN Card (1 x Unscrew bracket and disconnect WLAN Card (1 x Unscrew bracket and disconnect WLAN Card (1 x Unscrew bracket and disconnect WLAN Card (1 x
Unscrew and disconnect Cooling Fan (2 x

Step 7

Unscrew and disconnect Cooling Fan (2 x Unscrew and disconnect Cooling Fan (2 x Unscrew and disconnect Cooling Fan (2 x
Unscrew and remove Heatsink (4 x

Step 8

Unscrew and remove Heatsink (4 x Unscrew and remove Heatsink (4 x
Unscrew and lift left display hinge (2 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).

Step 9

  • Unscrew and lift left display hinge (2 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).
Unscrew and lift left display hinge (2 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).Unscrew and lift left display hinge (2 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).
Unscrew and disconnect I/O Board (1 x M2 x 3mm).

Step 10

  • Unscrew and disconnect I/O Board (1 x M2 x 3mm).
Unscrew and disconnect I/O Board (1 x M2 x 3mm).Unscrew and disconnect I/O Board (1 x M2 x 3mm).Unscrew and disconnect I/O Board (1 x M2 x 3mm).
Unscrew and disconnect Power Button Board (1 X 1.6mm x 2mm).

Step 11

  • Unscrew and disconnect Power Button Board (1 X 1.6mm x 2mm).
Unscrew and disconnect Power Button Board (1 X 1.6mm x 2mm).Unscrew and disconnect Power Button Board (1 X 1.6mm x 2mm).Unscrew and disconnect Power Button Board (1 X 1.6mm x 2mm).
Unscrew and lift right hinge (1 x M2 x 2mm).

Step 12

  • Unscrew and lift right hinge (1 x M2 x 2mm).
Unscrew and lift right hinge (1 x M2 x 2mm).Unscrew and lift right hinge (1 x M2 x 2mm).
Unscrew and disconnect DC Jack (1 x

Step 13

Unscrew and disconnect DC Jack (1 x Unscrew and disconnect DC Jack (1 x Unscrew and disconnect DC Jack (1 x
Unscrew bracket and disconnect display cable (1 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).

Step 14

  • Unscrew bracket and disconnect display cable (1 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).
Unscrew bracket and disconnect display cable (1 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).Unscrew bracket and disconnect display cable (1 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).Unscrew bracket and disconnect display cable (1 X 2.5mm x 3.5mm).
Separate Display from Palmrest.

Step 15

  • Separate Display from Palmrest.
Unscrew and disconnect Motherboard (1 x

Step 16

Unscrew and disconnect Motherboard (1 x Unscrew and disconnect Motherboard (1 x Unscrew and disconnect Motherboard (1 x Unscrew and disconnect Motherboard (1 x
The remaining piece is the Palmrest.

Step 17

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Latitude 3301 Palmrest

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