Dell Vostro 14-5490 (P116G001) Motherboard Removal Tutorial


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Motherboard on your Vostro 14-5490 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 Vostro 14-5490 Motherboard.

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 14-5490 Motherboard

Unscrew and pry apart Bottom Base (7 x

Step 1

Unscrew and pry apart Bottom Base (7 x Unscrew and pry apart Bottom Base (7 x Unscrew and pry apart Bottom Base (7 x Unscrew and pry apart Bottom Base (7 x
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 bracket and disconnect WLAN Card ​(1 x

Step 3

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 remove Heatsink ​(4 x captive screws).

Step 4

  • Unscrew and remove Heatsink ​(4 x captive screws).
Unscrew and remove Heatsink ​(4 x captive screws).Unscrew and remove Heatsink ​(4 x captive screws).
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
Disconnect display cable.

Step 6

  • Disconnect display cable.
Unscrew and lift right hinge from motherboard (2 x M2.5 x 5mm) (1 x

Step 7

Unscrew and lift right hinge from motherboard (2 x M2.5 x 5mm) (1 x Unscrew and lift right hinge from motherboard (2 x M2.5 x 5mm) (1 x
Unscrew and lift left display hinge from motherboard (3 x M2.5 x 5mm).

Step 8

  • Unscrew and lift left display hinge from motherboard (3 x M2.5 x 5mm).
Unscrew and lift left display hinge from motherboard (3 x M2.5 x 5mm).Unscrew and lift left display hinge from motherboard (3 x M2.5 x 5mm).
Remove Display Assembly.

Step 9

Disconnect motherboard cables.

Step 10

  • Disconnect motherboard cables.
Unscrew and remove Motherboard (5 x

Step 11

Unscrew and remove Motherboard (5 x Unscrew and remove Motherboard (5 x Unscrew and remove Motherboard (5 x

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