Although there are a lot of related information of cleaning the laptop keyboard, we may usually ignore it. However, as our laptop keyboard become dirty, we may get puzzled of how to make the laptop keyboard clean without cost too much time. Usually, with the constant use and accumulated dirt, your HP 517865-001 Keyboard may appear grimy. This may not only affect the look, but its function as well. Before cleaning your HP 517865-001 Keyboard, make sure that you have turned it off, unplugged it, and removed the battery. This is to prevent any accidents happened.
As soon as you finish the above steps, you could start clean the laptop keyboard now. Use a screw driver to disassemble the HP Laptop Keyboard. Do not force it using your hands.. Before removing the keys, draw a map where the keys were placed to avoid confusions when returning back the keys.
Then you could clean the base. Try to clean it with a soft cloth or cotton swabs. Slightly damp the material into water until it reaches moist wet texture. Gently wipe the base using it. After using water, repeat the same procedure using alcohol and cleaning solution.
Carefully degrease the keys. Use any kitchen cleaner or dish washer. Soak the keys in a soap solution for about 3-5 minutes. Then, brush the keys one by one. Be sure that you brush the inner part of the keys. Rinse and let it dry. Remove dirt from rubber components. Use the same procedure on degreasing the keys. But be more careful on handling them. Unlike the keys, rubber components are smaller and lighter.
Apply lubricant on the HP Laptop Keyboard and its keys. Using cotton swab, gently apply it on the components. Avoid overdoing the application. Be sure that you do this procedure from all corners of the keys. After, let it dry.
Reassemble the HP 517865-001 Keyboard. Reverse the first procedure. Make sure to place the keys to its proper location. Use the map you made. If everything works well, screw it safely.
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