Dell Latitude 11-3160 (P21T002) Heatsink Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Heatsink on your Latitude 11-3160 (P21T002) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 5 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Latitude 11-3160 (P21T002) Heatsink.

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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Latitude 11 3160 Heatsink

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Installation and Removal Instructions
Latitude 11-3160 (P21T002) Heatsink

Remove the 7 - M2.5 x 5mm screws.

Step 1

  • Remove the 7 - M2.5 x 5mm screws.
  • Loosen the bottom cover.
Remove the 7 - M2.5 x 5mm screws.Loosen the bottom cover.Remove the 7 - M2.5 x 5mm screws.
Remove the Bottom Cover Access Door.

Step 2

Remove the Bottom Cover Access Door.Remove the Bottom Cover Access Door.
Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm screws.

Step 3

  • Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm screws.
  • Remove the cable tape.
  • Unplug & remove the Battery.
Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm screws.Remove the cable tape.Unplug & remove the Battery.Remove the 2 - M2 x 3mm screws.
Remove the 2 - M2.5 x 5mm LCD cable bracket screws.

Step 4

  • Remove the 2 - M2.5 x 5mm LCD cable bracket screws.
  • Remove the LCD cable bracket.
Remove the 2 - M2.5 x 5mm LCD cable bracket screws.Remove the LCD cable bracket.
Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm heatsink screw.

Step 5

  • Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm heatsink screw.
  • Loosen heatsink screws.
  • Remove & clean the Heatsink.
Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm heatsink screw.Loosen heatsink screws.Remove & clean the Heatsink.Remove the 1 - M2 x 3mm heatsink screw.

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