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1) Then you need an ESD wrist strap, and the HMM.

Electro Static Discharge wrist strap. Make sure it's alligator clip is attached to a good ground source.

Average cost is around $3 to $6.
Here is but one example,

http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2103245

Don't wear one, and you can Static shock your laptop, and turn it into an expensive doorstop.

I connect to an unpainted surface, of the metal frame of an open, empty computer case. I feel an Anti-Static Mat is unwarranted.
You can connect to a large metal serving tray, (Unpainted, and set it on the table you're working on.
Or perhaps a large metal knickknack. (Unpainted)

Hardware Maintenance Manual,

http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/detail.page?LegacyDocID=MIGR-67760

The Service Manual.

Under the heading - Name, click on the blue ->
Hardware Maintenance Manual
(42x3547_05.pdf and 6.43MB, is underneath it)

In the Bookmarks menu on the left, click on the + sign to the left of -
Removing and replacing a FRU. (Field Replacement Unit)

Scroll the inner blue sidebar way down, then click right on -
1190 System board, PC Card/Express Card slots assembly or PC

Use a multi-compartment container for the various screws you will remove.
Label each compartment for the area the screw/s come out of.
SOME screws look VERY similar to other screws.
Advise DO NOT mix them up.

Pictorial disassembly guide,

http://www.insidemylaptop.com/replace-cooling-fan-lenovo-thinkpad-t61-laptop/

Added info,

http://www.notebookreview.com/default.asp?newsID=4637

Now, if I may ask; why do you think the motherboard needs to be replaced?
Post back in a Comment.

Regards,
joecoolvette

Posted on Jan 11, 2013

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