Dell Inspiron M731R (5735) USB Circuit Board Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the USB Circuit Board on your Inspiron M731R (5735) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 9 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Inspiron M731R (5735) USB Circuit Board.

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
Inspiron M731R (5735) USB Circuit Board

Lift the battery out of the laptop.

Step 1

  • Slide the latches over to unlock the battery.
  • Lift the battery out of the laptop.
Lift the battery out of the laptop.Slide the latches over to unlock the battery.Slide the latches over to unlock the battery.
Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.

Step 2

  • Remove the screw.(1 x M2.5 x 4mm)
  • Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.
Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.Remove the screw.Remove the screw.Remove the screw.
Remove the access door.

Step 3

  • Loosen screws (cannot be removed).
  • Remove the access door.
Remove the access door.Remove the screws.Remove the screws.
Slide the hard drive over & lift it out of the laptop.

Step 4

  • Remove the hard drive screws.(3 x M2.5 x 5mm)
  • Slide the hard drive over & lift it out of the laptop.
Slide the hard drive over & lift it out of the laptop.Remove the hard drive screws.
Remove the bottom base screws.

Step 5

Using a flat head screwdriver or plastic scribe, press in the keyboard clips to loosen the keyboard.

Step 6

  • Turn the laptop over and open it up.
  • Using a flat head screwdriver or plastic scribe, press in the keyboard clips to loosen the keyboard.
  • Carefully lift up the keyboard and turn it over.
Using a flat head screwdriver or plastic scribe, press in the keyboard clips to loosen the keyboard.Carefully lift up the keyboard and turn it over.
Remove the keyboard.

Step 7

  • Unplug the keyboard cable.
  • Remove the keyboard.
Remove the keyboard.Unplug the keyboard cable.Unplug the keyboard cable.
Unplug the palmrest cables.

Step 8

  • Remove the palmrest screws.(5 x M2.5 x 5mm)
  • Unplug the palmrest cables.
  • Remove the palmrest.
Unplug the palmrest cables.Remove the palmrest.Remove the palmrest screws.
Remove the screw.

Step 9

  • Unplug & loosen the cable.
  • Remove the screw.(1 x M2.5 x 5mm)
  • Remove the USB circuit board.
Remove the screw.Remove the USB circuit board.Unplug & loosen the cable.Unplug & loosen the cable.

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