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How to Remove / Replace your Asus G Series G71gx Laptop Keyboard
Prior to replacing your Asus G Series G71gx laptop keyboard, make sure to remove the battery and disconnect the ac adapter from your laptop.
The first step to replacing your laptop keyboard is to remove the screws from the back of your Asus G Series G71gx. Sometimes your laptop will have a picture of a keyboard next to the screws that need to be removed. Otherwise, see your G71gx laptop manual for details.
Above your Asus G71gx laptop keyboard, you have a cover panel. If required, remove this part to easily access your Asus keyboard.
If you have screws above your Asus G Series G71gx Keyboard, remove those screws.
Now that you have removed all the screws, you are ready to remove and then replace your new Asus G71gx laptop keyboard.
To remove your G71gx Keyboard, take a thin object and pry the keyboard out between the keyboard and motherboard. Be careful when removing your Asus G Series G71gx Keyboard.
Now that your keyboard is loose, simply disconnect your Asus G71gx keyboard. In order to disconnect the keyboard, pay attention to the keyboard connector and connector cable. Unlock the connector cable device and remove your laptop keyboard. Your Asus G71gx connector cable should be easy to remove by simply sliding it out.
Now that your G71gx keyboard has been removed, get ready to install your new Asus G71gx laptop keyboard. Look at the back of the keyboard. If you see any screw holes, you will have a good idea of where to place the screws back in at the bottom of your Asus G Series G71gx laptop.
Connect your Asus G71gx keyboard to the motherboard keyboard connection slot. Secure the G71gx keyboard cable. Now turn your keyboard in place, and align the grooves on the bottom of your keyboard with your palmrest or plastic bezel. Secure your laptop keyboard in place, make sure it fits properly and is snug. Now simply place the screws back in place.
Congratulations! You just removed and replaced your New Asus G Series G71gx Laptop Keyboard.