Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove the CD-Rom Drive and replace it with a properly functioning one.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the battery from the bottom of the laptop.
  • Remove the battery from the bottom of the laptop.

  • Please click on the following link for further instruction on how to remove the battery. Dell Inspiron 9100 Battery Replacement

  • It is important to remove the battery so that you will not be electrocuted while working with the computer's hardware.

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Locate and remove the screw that secures the CD-Rom Drive.
  • Locate and remove the screw that secures the CD-Rom Drive.

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Push the button on the lower right hand side of the CD-Rom drive component. The button should pop out. Then pull out the CD-Rom Drive from there.
  • Push the button on the lower right hand side of the CD-Rom drive component.

  • The button should pop out.

  • Then pull out the CD-Rom Drive from there.

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Conclusion

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

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cuando estoy trabajando la unidad de cd expulsa el disco

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