Removing the Optical Drive Module

  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 44.
  2. Loosen the screw to remove the ODD cap.
  3. Remove the single securing screw.




Screw Type

ODD Module



5. Remove the two screws securing the ODD bracket and remove the ODD bracket from the optical disk drive module.




Screw Type

ODD Bracket




IMPORTANT:Do not remove the ODD bezel by pulling on it entirely or damage will occur. 6. Grasp the edge of the bezel and firmly pry the top edge down and outward to remove.

  1. Remove the Memory Cover. See "Removing the Lower Covers" on page 47. IMPORTANT: It is advisable to use a plastic pry during this procedure.
  2. Use a pry to release the latches on both sides of the DIMM socket.

3. Remove the DIMM module.

4. Repeat steps for the second DIMM module.

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