Hardware

Google Cr-48 Chrome notebook teardown

Disconnecting the ribbon cable

To remove the USB port and headphone jack PCB, we will need to disconnect the thin ribbon cable the connects it to the motherboard and remove three Phillips screws that hold it in place.

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