Introduction

Remove the top cover of the optical drive to access the internals and replace any malfunctioning components.

Image 1/2: The tray should click open, extend it fully. Image 2/2: The tray should click open, extend it fully.
  • Insert an open paper clip into the small hole on the left side of the faceplate.

  • The tray should click open, extend it fully.

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  • Use an opening device to push in the black tabs on the left, right and bottom of the outer chassis to unhook the faceplate.

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  • Pull the faceplate away from the main chassis.

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  • Unscrew the four 8.5 mm screws on the bottom chassis using a Philips #2 screwdriver.

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  • Lift the top and bottom chassis straight up in order to remove them.

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Conclusion

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

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