Removing the Optical Drive Module

  1. See "Removing the Battery Pack" on page 50.
  2. See "Removing the Lower Cover" on page 52.
  3. Use a pin and push it inside the emergency eject hole to eject the odd drive tray.
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4. Carefully pull out the odd drive tray until the part of the module is visible and then slowly push back to close the tray into the module with the module still partially exposed.

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5. Slowly pull out the odd module from the odd drive bay.

Remove the two screws (C) securing the locker bracket and remove the locker bracket from the optical disk drive module.

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Size (Quantity)




M2 x L3 (2)


1.6 kgf-cm

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