Dell XPS 15-L501X (P11F001) LCD Cable Removal and Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the LCD Cable on your XPS 15-L501X (P11F001) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 13 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your XPS 15-L501X (P11F001) LCD Cable.

Before you begin

Please take the time read the following safety guildlines when working on static sensitive electrical componets.
Dell repair manual service precautions

Tools needed for this laptop repair

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

Dell Laptop Replacement Parts Needed

DIY Discount - Parts-People.com offers 5% off to all DO-IT-YOURSELFERS!
Use this coupon code to save 5% off these parts
DIYM514
XPS 15 L501X LCD Cable

Video tutorial repair manual



Installation and Removal Instructions
XPS 15-L501X (P11F001) LCD Cable

Slide the latch over and lift the Battery out of the laptop.

Step 1

  • Slide the latch over and lift the Battery out of the laptop.
Slide the latch over and lift the Battery out of the laptop.Slide the latch over and lift the Battery out of the laptop.
Loosen the screws.

Step 2

Loosen the screws.Remove the Access Door.
Unplug & loosen the antenna cables.

Step 3

  • Unplug & loosen the antenna cables.
Unplug & loosen the antenna cables.Unplug & loosen the antenna cables.
Remove the bottom screw.

Step 4

  • Remove the bottom screw.
  • Release the latches to loosen the palmrest.
Remove the bottom screw.Release the latches to loosen the palmrest.
Turn the laptop over and open it up.

Step 5

  • Turn the laptop over and open it up.
  • Carefully separate the palmrest from the base.
Turn the laptop over and open it up.Carefully separate the palmrest from the base.
Turn the palmrest over and unplug the cables.

Step 6

Turn the palmrest over and unplug the cables.Remove the Palmrest Touchpad.
Lift and turn the keyboard over.

Step 7

  • Lift and turn the keyboard over.
  • Unplug the keyboard cables.
  • Remove the Keyboard.
Lift and turn the keyboard over.Unplug the keyboard cables.
Loosen the antenna cables.

Step 8

  • Loosen the antenna cables.
  • Loosen the ground screw.
  • Unplug & loosen the display cable.
Loosen the antenna cables.Loosen the ground screw.Unplug & loosen the display cable.
Remove the hinge screws.

Step 9

Remove the hinge screws.Remove the LCD Display Assembly.Remove the hinge screws.
Unsnap the bezel around the edge of the screen.

Step 10

  • Unsnap the bezel around the edge of the screen.
  • Remove the LCD Bezel.
Remove the screen screws.

Step 11

  • Remove the screen screws.
  • Carefully turn the screen over.
Remove the screen screws.Carefully turn the screen over.
Loosen the tape.

Step 12

  • Loosen the tape.
  • Unplug the cable.
  • Remove the LCD Screen.
Loosen the tape.Unplug the cable.
Unplug the camera.

Step 13

Unplug the camera.Remove the LCD Cable.

Dell Laptop Replacement Parts Needed

DIY Discount - Parts-People.com offers 5% off to all DO-IT-YOURSELFERS!
Use this coupon code to save 5% off these parts
DIYM514
XPS 15 L501X LCD Cable

Topics: Dell Laptop Repair Dell Repair Manuals Dell XPS Repair Manuals LCD Cable XPS 15 (L501X)

Join the conversation!