Dell Inspiron 14 5402/5409 How-To Install & Replace Display Assembly


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Display Assembly on your Inspiron 14 5402/5409 laptop. These installation instructions have been made into 8 easy to follow printable steps. We have also created a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Inspiron 14 5402/5409 Display Assembly.

Before you begin

Please take the time read the following safety guidelines when working on static sensitive electrical components.
Dell repair manual service precautions

Tools needed for this laptop repair

  • 1 x small phillips head screwdriver
  • 1 x small plastic scribe

Video tutorial repair manual



Installation and Removal Instructions
Inspiron 14 5402/5409 Display Assembly

Remove the bottom base cover screws (5 x M2 x 4mm) (2 x captive screws).

Step 1

Remove the bottom base cover screws (5 x M2 x 4mm) (2 x captive screws).Use a Plastic Scribe to separate and remove Remove the bottom base cover screws (5 x M2 x 4mm) (2 x captive screws).Remove the bottom base cover screws (5 x M2 x 4mm) (2 x captive screws).
Disconnect the Battery cable.

Step 2

Remove the Wireless/WiFi Card screw (1 x M2 x 3mm).

Step 3

Remove the Wireless/WiFi Card screw (1 x M2 x 3mm).Disconnect the antenna cable and remove the Wireless WiFi Card.Remove the Wireless/WiFi Card screw (1 x M2 x 3mm).
Peel back the adhesive covering the display cable.

Step 4

  • Peel back the adhesive covering the display cable.
  • Use a plastic scribe to unclip and disconnect the display cable.
Peel back the adhesive covering the display cable.Use a plastic scribe to unclip and disconnect the display cable.Peel back the adhesive covering the display cable.
Unscrew and lift the right hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).

Step 5

  • Unscrew and lift the right hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).
Unscrew and lift the right hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).Unscrew and lift the right hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).Unscrew and lift the right hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).
Unscrew and lift the left hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).

Step 6

  • Unscrew and lift the left hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).
Unscrew and lift the left hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).Unscrew and lift the left hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).Unscrew and lift the left hinge from the palmrest assembly (2 x M2.5 x 5mm).
Remove the Display Assembly.

Step 7

Follow these steps in reverse order to replace part and reassemble laptop.

Step 8

  • Follow these steps in reverse order to replace part and reassemble laptop.

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