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PlayStation 3 - How to replace Laser Lens and Mechanism (Laser Deck).


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  1. Disconnect all cables. You have 4x Torx T8 screws and 7x Phillips screws. Now you can remove outer case. Disconnect all cables. You have 4x Torx T8 screws and 7x Phillips screws. Now you can remove outer case. Disconnect all cables. You have 4x Torx T8 screws and 7x Phillips screws. Now you can remove outer case.
    • Disconnect all cables. You have 4x Torx T8 screws and 7x Phillips screws. Now you can remove outer case.

  2. Remove Power Supply. Remove Power Supply. Remove Power Supply.
    • Remove Power Supply.

  3. Separate cables, unscrew the screw and remove the Blu Ray drive. Separate cables, unscrew the screw and remove the Blu Ray drive. Separate cables, unscrew the screw and remove the Blu Ray drive.
    • Separate cables, unscrew the screw and remove the Blu Ray drive.

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  5. Disassemble the upper metal shield. Disassemble the upper metal shield. Disassemble the upper metal shield.
    • Disassemble the upper metal shield.

  6. Remove the two very small phillips screws in each lower corner referenced by the red circles. Remove the two very small phillips screws in each lower corner referenced by the red circles. Remove the two very small phillips screws in each lower corner referenced by the red circles.
    • Remove the two very small phillips screws in each lower corner referenced by the red circles.

  7. Be careful with flex cables. Be careful with flex cables. Be careful with flex cables.
    • Be careful with flex cables.

  8. Now you can remove the Laser Deck. Now you can remove the Laser Deck. Now you can remove the Laser Deck.
    • Now you can remove the Laser Deck.

  9. Transfer two flex cables and 2x rubbers. Transfer two flex cables and 2x rubbers. Transfer two flex cables and 2x rubbers.
    • Transfer two flex cables and 2x rubbers.

  10. You can test the console before full assembling. You can test the console before full assembling. You can test the console before full assembling.
    • You can test the console before full assembling.

Conclusion

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

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Do you know what the part number is for the deck? I don’t want to buy the wrong one. Thanks.

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