Dell Inspiron 14-M4010 (P11G-001) Palmrest Touchpad Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Palmrest Touchpad on your Inspiron 14-M4010 (P11G-001) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 7 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Inspiron 14-M4010 (P11G-001) Palmrest Touchpad.

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 14-M4010 (P11G-001) Palmrest Touchpad

Slide the latches over to unlock the battery.

Step 1

  • Slide the latches over to unlock the battery.
  • Remove the battery.
Slide the latches over to unlock the battery.Remove the battery.
Remove the screw.

Step 2

  • Remove the screw.
  • Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.
Remove the screw.Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.
Loosen the screw.

Step 3

  • Loosen the screw.
  • Remove the access door.
Loosen the screw.Remove the access door.
Remove the screws under the battery.

Step 4

  • Remove the screws under the battery.
  • Remove the screws under the optical drive.
Remove the screws under the battery.Remove the screws under the optical drive.
Remove the bottom keyboard screws.

Step 5

  • Remove the bottom keyboard screws.
  • Remove the palmrest screws.
  • Turn the laptop over and open it up.
Remove the bottom keyboard screws.Remove the palmrest screws.
Press the keyboard latches in.

Step 6

  • Press the keyboard latches in.
  • Carefully lift the keyboard and turn it over.
  • Unplug the cable and remove the keyboard.
Press the keyboard latches in.Carefully lift the keyboard and turn it over.  Unplug the cable and remove the keyboard.
Remove the tape over the palmrest cables.

Step 7

  • Remove the tape over the palmrest cables.
  • Unplug the palmrest cables.
  • Remove the palmrest.
Remove the tape over the palmrest cables.Unplug the palmrest cables.Remove the palmrest.

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Inspiron 14 M4010 Palmrest Touchpad

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