Question Toshiba Satellite p845 s4200

Jul 13, 2020
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Hello,

Hopefully someone can help me or you have seen this before. I have this old laptop that I want to get up and running again.

The hinges to the plastic back are broken and I can't seem to figure out what I would need to do or what I would need to order to get it back together properly. If someone can guide me in the right direction I would be thankful.


I really appreciate it!
 

hang-the-9

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No way to know what you need to without seeing the laptop. Most likely you need to replace the shell or whatever part is cracked. It may be a lot easier to just replace the laptop with a full working one, models from that era are pretty cheap, you can find them under $200 easily.
 
Jul 13, 2020
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No way to know what you need to without seeing the laptop. Most likely you need to replace the shell or whatever part is cracked. It may be a lot easier to just replace the laptop with a full working one, models from that era are pretty cheap, you can find them under $200 easily.
Thanks very much for the response. I know. I need to replace the outer shell because the threads are completely broken that screw into the hinges. I’m going to try to glue them together and if that doesn’t work I will look into maybe buyer an older version. It’s hard finding parts for this model. Thanks a lot!
 
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