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PowerBook G4 Aluminum 17" 1-1.67 GHz Clutch Hinges Replacement

Replacing the clutch hinges also provides a new attached clutch cover.

Paso 1 Clutch Hinges  ¶ 

Remove the pieces of tape along the lower edge of the display that are covering the opening of the clutch hinges.

Paso 1 Clutch Hinges  ¶ 

  • Remove the pieces of tape along the lower edge of the display that are covering the opening of the clutch hinges.

Paso 2  ¶ 

Remove the two 10.3 mm T8 Torx screws securing the left side of the clutch hinges to the front bezel.

Paso 2  ¶ 

  • Remove the two 10.3 mm T8 Torx screws securing the left side of the clutch hinges to the front bezel.

Paso 3  ¶ 

Remove the two 10.3 mm T8 Torx screws securing the center of the clutch hinges to the front bezel.

Paso 3  ¶ 

  • Remove the two 10.3 mm T8 Torx screws securing the center of the clutch hinges to the front bezel.

Paso 4  ¶ 

Remove the two 10.3 mm T8 Torx screws securing the right side of the clutch hinges to the front bezel.

Paso 4  ¶ 

  • Remove the two 10.3 mm T8 Torx screws securing the right side of the clutch hinges to the front bezel.

  • Pull the clutch cover away from the positioning posts holding it on the front display bezel.

Paso 5  ¶ 

Use the tip of a spudger to pop the plastic end cap off the left side of the clutch cover.

Paso 5  ¶ 

  • Use the tip of a spudger to pop the plastic end cap off the left side of the clutch cover.

Paso 6  ¶ 

Remove the display inverter assembly from its recess in the clutch cover.

Paso 6  ¶ 

  • Remove the display inverter assembly from its recess in the clutch cover.

Paso 7  ¶ 

Use the tip of a spudger to remove the plastic end cap from the right side of the clutch hinges.

Paso 7  ¶ 

  • Use the tip of a spudger to remove the plastic end cap from the right side of the clutch hinges.

Paso 8  ¶ 

Carefully slide the display data cable out of its channel in the clutch hinges.

Paso 8  ¶ 

  • Carefully slide the display data cable out of its channel in the clutch hinges.

  • Repeat this process for the inverter/AirPort cables. Once the clutch hinge assembly is completely free from the display, lift it off the front display bezel.