Introduction

This guide will show you how to easily replace your optical drive.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Disconnect device from power source and power down.
    • Disconnect device from power source and power down.

  2. With the device turned upside down, use your index fingers to push the battery latches in towards each other.
    • With the device turned upside down, use your index fingers to push the battery latches in towards each other.

    • The latch on your left will stay at the inward position, while the latch on the right will slide back out.

    • Gently grasp the battery and pull it back away from the device and yourself.

    • Close the laptop and lay it down with the bottom facing up.

    • Using a size #00 Phillips screw drive remove the screw holding in the optical drive.

    • Grip the optical drive and gently pull it out.

Conclusion

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

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