Einleitung

The purpose of this guidelines is to show user how to remove the DVD drive and reinstall a new one. Please follow instructions carefully for successful results.

Ersatzteile

Kein Ersatzteil erforderlich.

  1. These are the parts of the laptop that you will need to know about:
    • These are the parts of the laptop that you will need to know about:

      • Power panel: shown in photo 1.

      • Power panel ribbon: located on the back of the power panel. This is the white ribbon in photo 2.

      • Keyboard and keyboard ribbon. Ribbon is located within the red box highlighter in photo 3.

    Kommentar hinzufügen

  2. Keep laptop sitting on table to avoid dropping it and causing irreparable damage.
    • Keep laptop sitting on table to avoid dropping it and causing irreparable damage.

    • Open Laptop.

    • Using a Phillips screwdriver, remove power panel screw located on the left side of the laptop. See red box in photo for screw location.

    • To remove power panel, slide it to the right and gently lift upwards.

    • Gently detach power panel ribbon from the motherboard by sliding the ribbon out of plastic connector keeping it attached to power panel.

    Kommentar hinzufügen

    • Detach keyboard ribbon cable from motherboard.

      • Lift top latch of plastic connection piece and ribbon cable will be able to slide out. Slide keyboard out.

        • Photo 3 shows the DVD drive once the power panel and keyboard tray have been removed.

    Kommentar hinzufügen

    • Remove first screw from the DVD drive with Philips screwdriver. Refer to photo 1 for screw's location.

    • Remove second screw from the DVD drive with Philips screwdriver. Refer to photo for screw's location.

    Kommentar hinzufügen

    • Gently detach ribbon cable from the DVD drive. Pull the hard part of the cable straight back from the DVD drive.

    • Remove DVD drive from laptop by gently sliding it out through the outside of the laptop.

    Kommentar hinzufügen

    • Congratulations! You have just successfully removed the DVD drive. You are now ready to install new DVD drive.

    Kommentar hinzufügen

    • Gently slide DVD drive into laptop. If the drive gets stuck while sliding in, gently push down on metal bay below DVD drive to allow DVD drive to slide over.

    • Reattach ribbon cable to DVD drive.

    • Replace both DVD drive screws. See photo for reference.

    Kommentar hinzufügen

    • Reattach keyboard ribbon cable to motherboard. Slide ribbon cable into plastic connector and then push top down to latch. Slide keyboard back into place.

    • Reattach power panel ribbon cable to motherboard. Slide power panel into place.

    Kommentar hinzufügen

    • Replace power panel side screw.

    • Congratulations! The installation is now complete!

    Kommentar hinzufügen

Ziellinie

Genaro Sanchez

Mitglied seit 14.04.2010

46 Reputation

2 Anleitungen geschrieben

Team

Cal Poly, Team 18-68, Johann Spring 2010 Mitglied von Cal Poly, Team 18-68, Johann Spring 2010

CPSU-JOHANN-S10S18G68

4 Mitglieder

6 Anleitungen geschrieben

Kommentar hinzufügen

Statistik anzeigen:

Letzte 24 Stunden: 0

Letzte 7 Tage: 0

Letzte 30 Tage: 3

Insgesamt: 4,769