Locate the face-plate eject button.
  • Locate the face-plate eject button.

Press the eject button with your forefinger. Remove the face-plate.
  • Press the eject button with your forefinger.

  • Remove the face-plate.

Starting on the top side, pop the front panel frame out. Remove the face-plate frame.
  • Starting on the top side, pop the front panel frame out.

  • Remove the face-plate frame.

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Use the plastic opening tool to pry open the tabs. Repeat on the opposite side.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to pry open the tabs.

  • Repeat on the opposite side.

Remove the front panel.
  • Remove the front panel.

Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the screws off of the metal case. Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the screws off of the metal case. Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the screws off of the metal case.
  • Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the screws off of the metal case.

Carefully separate the top and bottom halves of the metal case apart. Do not separate the metal case halves completely. Carefully pull the DVD-Drive ribbon cable from the motherboard.
  • Carefully separate the top and bottom halves of the metal case apart.

  • Do not separate the metal case halves completely.

  • Carefully pull the DVD-Drive ribbon cable from the motherboard.

Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the three screws. Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the three screws.
  • Use the Phillips #0 Screwdriver to remove the three screws.

Lift the DVD-Drive to separate it from the metal case.
  • Lift the DVD-Drive to separate it from the metal case.

Conclusion

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

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