Dell Inspiron M731R (5735) Wireless WLAN Card Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Wireless WLAN Card on your Inspiron M731R (5735) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 4 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Inspiron M731R (5735) Wireless WLAN Card.

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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Inspiron M731R 5735 Wireless WLAN Card

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Installation and Removal Instructions
Inspiron M731R (5735) Wireless WLAN Card

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

Step 2

  • 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 3

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

Step 4

  • It's easier to remove the WLAN card after removing the palmrest but it can be done this way.
  • Unplug the antenna cables.
  • Remove the screw.(1 x M2 x 3mm)
  • Remove the wireless card.
Unplug the antenna cables.Remove the screw.Remove the wireless card.It's easier to remove the WLAN card after removing the palmrest but it can be done this way.

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