Removing the CPU

  1. See "Removing the Thermal Module" on page 98.
  2. Turn the securing screw 180° to release the CPU from the socket.

3. Remove the CPU from the socket as shown.

IMPORTANT: The pins on the underside of the CPU are very delicate. If they are damaged, the CPU may malfunction. Place the CPU on a clean, dry surface when it is not installed.

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