Dell Latitude 3460 (P63G001) Motherboard Removal & Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the Motherboard on your Latitude 3460 (P63G001) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 10 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Latitude 3460 (P63G001) Motherboard.

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
Latitude 3460 (P63G001) Motherboard

Slide latch over and remove Battery.

Step 1

  • Slide latch over and remove Battery.
Slide latch over and remove Battery.Slide latch over and remove Battery.
Unscrew and remove Access Door.

Step 2

Unscrew and remove Access Door.Unscrew and remove Access Door.
Disconnect hard drive cable from Motherboard.

Step 3

Disconnect hard drive cable from Motherboard.Unscrew and remove Hard Drive & caddy (4 x Disconnect hard drive cable from Motherboard.
Unscrew and remove bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).

Step 4

Unscrew and remove bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).Disconnect antenna cables and remove Wireless Card.Unscrew and remove bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).Unscrew and remove bracket (1 x M2 x 3mm).
Press in tabs and turn over Keyboard.

Step 5

  • Press in tabs and turn over Keyboard.
  • Disconnect keyboard cable.
Press in tabs and turn over Keyboard.Disconnect keyboard cable.Press in tabs and turn over Keyboard.
Remove Bottom Base screws (1 x

Step 6

Remove Bottom Base screws (1 x Remove Bottom Base screws (1 x Remove Bottom Base screws (1 x
Remove Palmrest screws (5 x

Step 7

  • Remove Palmrest screws (5 x M2.5 x 5mm).
  • Disconnect palmrest cables.
  • Use thin object to pry apart and separate palmrest from base.
Remove Palmrest screws (5 x Disconnect palmrest cables.Use thin object to pry apart and separate palmrest from base.Remove Palmrest screws (5 x
Disconnect fan cable.

Step 8

Disconnect fan cable.Unscrew and remove Cooling Fan (2 x Disconnect fan cable.
Unscrew LCD cable bracket.

Step 9

  • Unscrew LCD cable bracket.
  • Disconnect remaining cables from Motherboard.
  • Unscrew and remove motherboard.
Unscrew LCD cable bracket.Disconnect remaining cables from Motherboard.Unscrew and remove motherboard.
Unscrew and remove Heatsink.

Step 10

  • Unscrew and remove Heatsink.
  • The remaining piece is the motherboard.
Unscrew and remove Heatsink.The remaining piece is the motherboard.

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