Introduction

Use this guide to replace the optical drive in your Dell Inspiron 1525.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Locate the battery release switch on the bottom of the laptop.

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Image 1/2: Slide the battery towards the back of the laptop until it comes free. Image 2/2: Slide the battery towards the back of the laptop until it comes free.
  • Slide the battery release switch away from the lock symbol until you hear the battery click.

  • Slide the battery towards the back of the laptop until it comes free.

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Image 1/2: Pull the optical drive straight from the laptop. Image 2/2: Pull the optical drive straight from the laptop.
  • Remove the 5.75 mm #1 Phillips screw securing the optical drive.

  • Pull the optical drive straight from the laptop.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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