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Replacement acer key

I have an Acer Aspire 5100 that the arrow down key is missing as well as the clip. I am attempting to locate a replacement. Is this something you can help me with?

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Re: replacement acer key

In most cases the entire keyboard needs to be replaced. Your best bet is to contact the manufacturer to purchase the keyboard as laptop parts are 99% proprietary.

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