In this guide, I’ll explain how to disassemble Asus G550JK to remove and replace the battery, hard drive, DVD drive, wireless, RAM, heat sink, speakers, keyboard, cooling fan and motherboard. Refer to this guide. You can upgrade and repair your Asus G550JK.
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Remove all screws from the bottom case.
Pry up and remove the bottom case, you can find the battery, heat sink and cooling fan, hard drive, RAM, wireless card and DVD drive.
Separate the clips.
Remove two RAMs.
The laptop comes with two Samsung 4GB PC3L-12800S RAM.
Disconnect two antenna cables and remove the screw. You can remove the wireless card.
Asus G550JK features an Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 wireless card, model: 7260HMW.
Remove four screws securing the silver bezel. You can remove the silver bezel.
Remove one screw securing the DVD drive. You can remove the DVD drive.
Asus G550JK comes with a Panasonic UJ8E2 DVD drive.
Remove the screws securing the battery.
It comes with a 15v, 4000mah Li-polymer battery.
Remove the screws securing the hard drive module.
Disconnect the cable from the motherboard.
Asus G550JK features an HGST 1TB 7200RPM hard drive.
In the next step, I will remove the speaker and cooling fan.
Remove four screws and disconnect the cable from the motherboard. You can remove the speakers.
Remove two screws securing the left cooling fan.
Disconnect the cooling fan cable.
Remove two screws securing the right cooling fan and disconnect the cooling fan cable.
Remove eight screws securing the heat sink.
Here’s heat sink and cooling fan, the cooling fan coming from SUNON.
The motherboard has been removed.