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HP ProBook 4525s Notebook PC - Removing and Replacing the Bluetooth Module and Cable

Introduction

This document is provided to assist in removing and replacing the bluetooth module and cable for the HP ProBook 4525s Notebook PC.

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Minimum skill level

The End-User should possess product-specific knowledge and technical skill on how to service the system, and have familiarity with the operating system.

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Tools required

  • Small, Phillips-head (P1) screwdriver.

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Parts required

NOTE: Part numbers are subject to change.

The replacement part number will vary depending on the bluetooth module and cable that is being replaced. If a part is listed as "Yes" under "Requires Return" then the defective part needs to be returned to HP. Click here for more information on returning parts to HP .

Description
Part Number
Requires Return
Bluetooth SB module
537921-001(Modified)
Yes
Cable kit - Includes a power cable, Bluetooth cable, and an RJ-11 (modem) jack cable
599525-001(Modified)
No
NOTE: For customers in countries/regions with RoHS legislation* (e.g. EU, China, etc.) restricting the use of hazardous substances in electrical equipment. The use of the Original Spare part is regulated by RoHS legislation. If your unit contains a part that is labelled with the Modified Spare number, the Modified Spare must be ordered as the replacement part. If your unit contains a part that is labelled with the Original Spare number, please order the Original Spare as the replacement part. In this case either the Original Spare or the Modified Spare may be shipped which will not affect performance or functionality of the unit.

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Summary of instructions

To view a video demonstrating the procedure for removing the bluetooth module and cable, click on the link below. Or use the product video listing on the HP Services Media Library, Click here to go to HP Services Media Library , then select Bluetooth module and cable from the menu on the upper left hand side of the screen.

Click here to view the bluetooth module and cable removal video (right-click on the link to open in a new window/tab).

Bluetooth module and cable removal

  1. Review the safety considerations before performing the steps listed below by clicking on the following link:

    Click here to view the precautions .

    CAUTION: Failure to comply with the precautions could result in damage to your product or loss of data.
  2. Remove the battery. Click here for instructions on how to remove battery

  3. Remove the switch cover. Click here for instructions on how to remove the switch cover .

  4. Partially or completely remove the keyboard. Click here for instructions on how to remove the keyboard .

  5. Remove the palm rest. Click here for instructions on how to remove the palm rest .

  6. Remove the hard disk. Click here for instructions on how to remove the hard disk .

  7. Disconnect the Bluetooth cable from its connector on the right side of the system board.

  8. Remove the Bluetooth cable from its routing channel on the base enclosure.

  9. Gently pry out the Bluetooth module and remove it from the clips that secure it to the base enclosure.

  10. Disconnect the Bluetooth module cable from its connector on the Bluetooth module.

  11. Place the Bluetooth module in an electrostatic dissipative bag.

Bluetooth module and cable replacement

  1. Remove the Bluetooth module from the electrostatic dissipative bag.

  2. Connect the Bluetooth module cable into its connector on the Bluetooth module.

  3. Insert the Bluetooth module between the clips that secure it to the base enclosure.

    CAUTION: Ensure that the Bluetooth module cable is free from being pinched between the Bluetooth module and base enclosure.
  4. Route the Bluetooth cable through its routing channel on the top cover and base enclosure.

  5. Connect the Bluetooth cable into its connector on the right side of the system board.

  6. Replace the hard disk. Click here for instructions on how to replace the hard disk .

  7. Replace the palm rest. Click here for instructions on how to replace the palm rest .

  8. Replace the keyboard. Click here for instructions on how to replace the keyboard .

  9. Replace the switch cover. Click here for instructions on how to replace the switch cover .

  10. Replace the battery. Click here for instructions on how to replace battery

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Parts return

If your part requires return then click on the appropriate link below:

Click here for the defective parts return procedure for US .

Click here for the defective parts return procedure for Europe .

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