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Introduction

This guide provides instruction on how to replace a broken optical drive in the HP Pavilion G7-2289wm laptop.

Parts

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  1. HP Pavilion G7-2289wm Optical Drive Replacement, Battery: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Slide the battery release latch to the left, towards the center of the laptop.

    • Lift the battery up, and pull towards the center of the laptop to remove it.

  2. HP Pavilion G7-2289wm Optical Drive Replacement, Optical Drive: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Loosen the screw that secures the service cover using a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • Lift the edge of the service cover up and forward until it’s at an angle to remove it.

  3. HP Pavilion G7-2289wm Optical Drive Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 2 HP Pavilion G7-2289wm Optical Drive Replacement: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Remove the screw that secures the optical drive to the laptop using a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • Slide the optical drive out of the laptop.

Conclusion

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

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