Dell Inspiron 1521 (PP22L) Keyboard Removal & Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Keyboard on your Inspiron 1521 (PP22L) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 3 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Inspiron 1521 (PP22L) Keyboard.

Before you begin

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Tools needed for this laptop repair

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

Dell Laptop Replacement Parts Needed

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Inspiron 1521 Keyboard

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Installation and Removal Instructions
Inspiron 1521 Keyboard

Slide the battery latches over to unlock the battery.

Step 1

  • Slide the battery latches over to unlock the battery.
  • Slide the Battery out of the laptop.
Slide the battery latches over to unlock the battery.Slide the Battery out of the laptop.Slide the battery latches over to unlock the battery.
Turn the laptop over and open it up.

Step 2

  • Turn the laptop over and open it up.
  • Carefully pry up & unsnap the Power Button Cover, starting on the right and working your way left.
Turn the laptop over and open it up.Carefully pry up & unsnap the Power Button Cover, starting on the right and working your way left.Turn the laptop over and open it up.
Remove the 2 - M2.5 x 5mm keyboard screws.

Step 3

  • Remove the 2 - M2.5 x 5mm keyboard screws.
  • Carefully lift the keyboard to reveal the cable.
  • Unplug the cable.
  • Remove the Keyboard.
Remove the 2 - M2.5 x 5mm keyboard screws.Carefully lift the keyboard to reveal the cable.Unplug the cable.Remove the Keyboard.

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