Dell Alienware 14 R1 (P39G001) 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 Alienware 14 R1 (P39G001) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 14 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Alienware 14 R1 (P39G001) 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
Alienware 14 R1 (P39G001) Palmrest Touchpad

Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm screws.

Step 1

Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm screws.Slide the Base Cover down and remove it from the laptop.Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm screws.Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm screws.
Remove the 4 - M2 x 3mm screws.

Step 2

Remove the 4 - M2 x 3mm screws.Unplug the cable.Remove the Battery.Remove the 4 - M2 x 3mm screws.
Remove the 4 - M2.5 x 6mm screws.

Step 3

Remove the 4 - M2.5 x 6mm screws.Unplug the cable.Remove the DVD Optical Drive.Remove the 4 - M2.5 x 6mm screws.
Unplug the indicator light cable.

Step 4

  • Unplug the indicator light cable.
  • Remove the 9 - M2.5 x 6mm screws.
Unplug the indicator light cable.Remove the 9 - M2.5 x 6mm screws.
Separate the palmrest and turn it over.

Step 5

  • Separate the palmrest and turn it over.
Separate the palmrest and turn it over.Separate the palmrest and turn it over.
Unplug the cable.

Step 6

Unplug the cable.Remove the Palmrest Touchpad.
Unplug the cable.

Step 7

Unplug the cable.Remove the 4 - M2 x 2mm Wafer screws.Remove the Speaker.
Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm screw.

Step 8

Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm screw.Unplug the cable.Remove the Power Button.
Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm screw.

Step 9

Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm screw.Remove the Indicator Lights Circuit Board.Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm screw.
Remove the backlight cable tape.

Step 10

  • Remove the backlight cable tape.
  • Unplug the backlight cable.
  • Unplug the keyboard cable.
Remove the backlight cable tape.Unplug the backlight cable.Unplug the keyboard cable.
Remove the 8 - M2 x 3mm keyboard bracket screws.

Step 11

Remove the 8 - M2 x 3mm keyboard bracket screws.Remove the Keyboard Bracket.Remove the 8 - M2 x 3mm keyboard bracket screws.
Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm keyboard screws.

Step 12

  • Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm keyboard screws.
Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm keyboard screws.Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm keyboard screws.
Remove the Keyboard.

Step 13

Remove the Keyboard.Remove the Keyboard.
The remaining piece is the Palmrest Touchpad.

Step 14

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