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Looking for bottom panel for ASUS G53SW

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Hey guys, does anyone know where I can find a bottom panel for a ASUS G53SW-XN1 laptop? I accidentally tore the panel off thinking they were some kind of weird plastic tabs. Needless to say it was dark and they all broke fairly easy, actually they just popped off with ease. So all the screws are still in place, but the bottom panel won't stay, and I certainly don't want to glue it or tape it. Help?
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*blinks*

lolwut?

I seriously don't know whether to laugh or just ask what the living hell were you thinking? There's no way you could have NOT seen those screws in place...
     
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That's the funny part. There are no screw holes in the bottom. I thought maybe they were just held in place with plastic tabs. I guess taking one of these apart requires taking the keyboard out and unscrewing from the top to release the bottom panel. Here is a link to the laptop http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834230099 if you click on the pics and look at the one with the pic of the bottom, there are no screw holes, but on the front in the middle there is a little slit which would appear to allow you to stick something in there and pop it off, which it did, unfortunately the whole bottom is attached with screws that are screwed in from the top of the laptop. Nevertheless, it was a bonehead move, I get that.
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Everything you're looking for will be on this website.

They ship to North America and don't charge a fortune.

http://asusparts.eu/

The G53SW section

Finding the parts you need among their inventory may be a little difficult however. You might just want to take a picture of the part you need along with the model of your notebook and they'll know what you need.
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That's the funny part. There are no screw holes in the bottom. I thought maybe they were just held in place with plastic tabs. I guess taking one of these apart requires taking the keyboard out and unscrewing from the top to release the bottom panel. Here is a link to the laptop http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834230099 if you click on the pics and look at the one with the pic of the bottom, there are no screw holes, but on the front in the middle there is a little slit which would appear to allow you to stick something in there and pop it off, which it did, unfortunately the whole bottom is attached with screws that are screwed in from the top of the laptop. Nevertheless, it was a bonehead move, I get that.
O_O Holy frack! O_O The living hell is THAT!? Okay... officially ASUS failed in designing this machine... XD
     
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