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T400 DIMM memory module holder

Discussion in 'Lenovo' started by majarambuz, Aug 24, 2012.

  1. majarambuz

    majarambuz Newbie

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    HI
    does anyone know whether this can be replaced and what the part number is? Mine's broken - the spring arms of the top holder have cracked. I can't find a reference to this part anywhere.
    Any help much appreciated.
     
  2. vinuneuro

    vinuneuro Notebook Virtuoso

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    It's part of the board. Can you tape the stick down with electrical tape?
     
  3. lead_org

    lead_org Purveyor of Truth

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    replacement of the ram holder is a very complex job, not something you would able to do without the necessary equipments. As said, try using an insulated sticky tape to stick the ram down. Or just use the the known good ram slot on the T400, which can still permit you to use up to 4 gigs per slot.
     
  4. majarambuz

    majarambuz Newbie

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    Thank you both - I'll try with the sticky tape. It should hold down. The construction is not very sturdy....
     

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