Archived from groups: alt.sys.pc-clone.compaq (More info?
Might check this:http://www.compaq.com/athome/support/msgs/1800XL280-390/Index.pdf
It's for some earlier 18XL series notebooks but might still apply to yours.
"jpaul" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> I'd like to replace my HDD with a new one.
> How to proceed to dismount that notebook ?
> please, be as accurate as possible ;-)
> thanks in advance