Dell Inspiron 11-3169 (P25T002) Palmrest Keyboard Removal & Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Palmrest Keyboard on your Inspiron 11-3169 (P25T002) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 12 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Inspiron 11-3169 (P25T002) Palmrest 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

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Inspiron 11 3169 Palmrest Keyboard

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Installation and Removal Instructions
Inspiron 11-3169 (P25T002) Palmrest Keyboard

Use thin object to remove center screw cover.

Step 1

Use thin object to remove center screw cover.Unscrew and remove Bottom Base Cover (9 x Use thin object to remove center screw cover.Use thin object to remove center screw cover.
Unscrew Battery (1 x

Step 2

Unscrew Battery (1 x Disconnect and remove battery.Unscrew Battery (1 x
Disconnect and remove Volume Button Circuit Board.

Step 3

Disconnect and remove Volume Button Circuit Board.Disconnect and remove Volume Button Circuit Board.
Disconnect USB / Audio Circuit Board.

Step 4

Disconnect USB / Audio Circuit Board.Unscrew and remove circuit board (1 x M2 x 3mm) (1 x Disconnect USB / Audio Circuit Board.Disconnect USB / Audio Circuit Board.
Disconnect Ribbon Cable from motherboard.

Step 5

Disconnect Ribbon Cable from motherboard.Unscrew bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).Disconnect antenna cables and remove WLAN Card.Disconnect Ribbon Cable from motherboard.
Disconnect and remove CMOS Battery.

Step 6

Disconnect and remove CMOS Battery.Disconnect and remove CMOS Battery.
Disconnect and remove Speakers.

Step 7

Disconnect and remove Speakers.Disconnect and remove Speakers.
Unscrew LCD Cable Bracket and remove LCD cable (1 x

Step 8

Unscrew LCD Cable Bracket and remove LCD cable (1 x Unscrew LCD Cable Bracket and remove LCD cable (1 x
Unscrew DC Jack (1 x

Step 9

Unscrew DC Jack (1 x Disconnect and remove DC Jack.Unscrew DC Jack (1 x
Unscrew hinges and remove LCD Display Assembly (4 x

Step 10

Unscrew hinges and remove LCD Display Assembly (4 x Unscrew hinges and remove LCD Display Assembly (4 x Unscrew hinges and remove LCD Display Assembly (4 x
Disconnect motherboard cables.

Step 11

Disconnect motherboard cables.Unscrew and remove Motherboard (1 x Disconnect motherboard cables.
The remaining piece is the Palmrest Keyboard.

Step 12

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Inspiron 11 3169 Palmrest Keyboard

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