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  1. I pried with every tool I had possible. (Also...

    I pried with every tool I had possible. (Also fine tweezers etc.) The wings which are located on the top of the connector (which you would use for the prying...) were VERY weak. The other port was...
  2. I was forced to completely remove the entire...

    I was forced to completely remove the entire logic board, bc the slot is on the underside also on the G55, so I feel your pain man!
  3. Some Video of my motherboard after completion!

    http://youtu.be/nrxhOmzx_KI

    I wish I had a second pair of hands with me to help video record the entire process. But at least people will be able to get a nice close look at what the logic board...
  4. Thanks! I am getting much better at time...

    Thanks! I am getting much better at time management. Sometimes I get hyperfocused and waste time. But this laptop was ordered on eBay "open-box"... I knew as soon as I checked it out visually (when...
  5. Pictures!

    I have more, this was the best I could do at the moment guys.. =)

    http://s749.photobucket.com/user/MikeyV311/slideshow/ASUS%20G55VW%20mSATA%20install%20and%20Re-Paste
  6. I chose not to do any migration, or cloning at...

    I chose not to do any migration, or cloning at all. I used a Windows 8 x64 Pro "Upgrade" Edition to perform a clean install on my new mSATA drive. I used the stock DVD-Drive with a Burned DVD (my...
  7. :p My adventure was a long one, a bit...

    :p
    My adventure was a long one, a bit arduous and frustrating at times, but totally worth it. Every goal has been achieved! (mSATA installed with fresh copy of Win 8 Pro, Heat-Sinks cleaned and...
  8. ASUS G55VW mSATA Install (Crucial m4 128GB mSATA) and CPU/GPU RE-PASTE TODAY!

    Hello to all,
    I figured I would let you guys in on what I am about to do with this beautiful laptop I just paid a grand for 3 weeks ago. Ever since I purchased it, I knew that at some point I...
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    Add +1 idiots to your list... Just figured this...

    Add +1 idiots to your list... Just figured this out last night by accident whilst cleaning my computer with an LCD wipe. Some moisture got into the corners of the trackpad, and I caught a glimpse of...
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