1. Open the tray by pressing the eject button
    • Open the tray by pressing the eject button

    • Remove the DVD tray faceplate by pushing the faceplate up off of the tray.

  2. Press the eject button to insert the tray
    • Press the eject button to insert the tray

    • After the tray is closed unplug DVD player

    • Unscrew the 3 screws in the back.

    • Pull the outer case upward and then towards you.

    • There are six symmetrically placed tabs holding in the front faceplate. Unhook these six tabs to loosen the faceplate.

    • Pull off front faceplate. This may take a couple of tries to get all six tabs unhooked simultaneously.

    • Locate the white clip that attaches the cord to the motherboard

    • Grasp clip and squeeze to release

    • Lift up and remove power cord

    • Slide cord mount from outer case

    • Remove the three screws holding in the DVD tray

    • Remove the power cord and first two ribbons by pulling them directly out of their sockets.

    • Gently lift the DVD tray off of the motherboard.

    • Unscrew the 2 screws on the motherboard

    • Unscrew the 2 screws on the back

    • Disconnect the wires and ribbon by pulling them out of their respective connections

    • Lift board up and out of the lower case

    • The LCD screen has pins attaching it to the motherboard. Flip the motherboard over.

    • De-solder LCD screen pins from the motherboard.

    • Pinch black tabs to remove LCD screen from motherboard.

    • Solder the new LCD screen pins into motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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