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Old 12-17-2011, 11:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Replacing Toshiba Satellite A505 keyboard

I have a Toshiba Satellite A505 Laptop and I was doing college finals last night and spilled my Mike's Hard Lemonade onto the right half of my keyboard. Now, the number pad, right shift/enter key, and directional arrow keys are very sticky. I tried popping off the right shift key, and ended up busting a piece of plastic and now the shift key doesnt lock completely in place. it stays in but wobbles. I need to purchase a whole new keyboard. How expensive, and how easy is it to install a new laptop keyboard. Is it something I can do without taking it to a shop? Is it worth repairing?
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Old 12-18-2011, 12:46 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Looks like they run $16.67 w/free shipping on eBay.
Brand-new for Toshiba Satellite p305 series Keyboard black glossy replacement on eBay!

And here is a video on how to replace the keybord:
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thanks for the links. when i order the new keyboard it should be pretty self explanatory to put it in!
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i ordered that keyboard, and I already watched the video. I never realized how easy it is to replace the keyboard...much easier than replacing keys.
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