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Eject the disk tray from the DVD player before removing power supply.
  • Eject the disk tray from the DVD player before removing power supply.

Evenly lift upward on the disk tray front cover (not slanted, as pictured). This will allow for easier dissasembly of the player.
  • Evenly lift upward on the disk tray front cover (not slanted, as pictured). This will allow for easier dissasembly of the player.

Remove 3 screws running along back edge of case cover. Remove 2 screws from each side of case cover.
  • Remove 3 screws running along back edge of case cover.

  • Remove 2 screws from each side of case cover.

Grab edges of cover, pull outward slightly, and pull straight up.
  • Grab edges of cover, pull outward slightly, and pull straight up.

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Lift up the 5 tabs securing the front panel to the chassis. There are 3 on the bottom, and 2 on the inside edges of the panel. Panel should then lift off the player. Lift up the 5 tabs securing the front panel to the chassis. There are 3 on the bottom, and 2 on the inside edges of the panel. Panel should then lift off the player.
  • Lift up the 5 tabs securing the front panel to the chassis. There are 3 on the bottom, and 2 on the inside edges of the panel. Panel should then lift off the player.

Locate the 4 screws securing the disk drive assembly. There are two on each side. Use a narrow screwdriver to remove all 4 screws. Remove the blue ribbon wire from its connector. When doing this, be cautious to not damage the connector.
  • Locate the 4 screws securing the disk drive assembly. There are two on each side.

  • Use a narrow screwdriver to remove all 4 screws.

  • Remove the blue ribbon wire from its connector. When doing this, be cautious to not damage the connector.

Lift assembly by the front to pull metal bracket from the power board.
  • Lift assembly by the front to pull metal bracket from the power board.

  • Pull up back end and lift drive out.

With the drive assembly separate from the player, hold as shown and pull the bracket edges away from the disk drive.
  • With the drive assembly separate from the player, hold as shown and pull the bracket edges away from the disk drive.

  • Lift bracket off and reserve for re-assembly.

Grasp the bridge above the wheel and push the tabs on the side as shown. Pull down firmly and away from the laser housing. Pull down firmly and away from the laser housing.
  • Grasp the bridge above the wheel and push the tabs on the side as shown.

  • Pull down firmly and away from the laser housing.

Be sure to wash your hands before cleaning the optical laser lens.
  • Be sure to wash your hands before cleaning the optical laser lens.

  • Grab a microfiber or eyeglass cloth and gently brush the lens.

Conclusion

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

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