Introduction

By removing the DVD reader you will be able to install a new reader.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the five #1 Phillips screws (black, 3/16") attaching the cover to the DVD player. One 3/16" screw on the right side of the DVD player.
  • Remove the five #1 Phillips screws (black, 3/16") attaching the cover to the DVD player.

    • One 3/16" screw on the right side of the DVD player.

    • One 3/16" screw on the left side of the DVD player (directly opposite of other screw).

    • Three 3/16" screws on the back of the DVD player.

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Slide the cover away from the front of the DVD player until it is off. Slide the cover away from the front of the DVD player until it is off.
  • Slide the cover away from the front of the DVD player until it is off.

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Remove the blue tape from the processing board by gently pulling upward.
  • Remove the blue tape from the processing board by gently pulling upward.

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Use the tweezers to remove the four sets of wires connected to the processing board.  Start with the cord located in front of the row of three cords. The wires may be difficult to remove.  Wiggling them while lifting them up may help remove them.
  • Use the tweezers to remove the four sets of wires connected to the processing board. Start with the cord located in front of the row of three cords.

  • The wires may be difficult to remove. Wiggling them while lifting them up may help remove them.

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Handle the processing board with care.  It is fragile.
  • Handle the processing board with care. It is fragile.

  • Unscrew the two #1 Phillips screws (silver, 3/16") located on the two edge corners of the processing board.

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Orient the DVD player so that you are facing the video and audio jacks.
  • Orient the DVD player so that you are facing the video and audio jacks.

  • Unscrew the two #1 Phillips screws (silver, 3/16") located on the outside of the DVD player

  • The processing board is now free to be removed and replaced.

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Orient the DVD player so the front of the DVD player is opposite of you.
  • Orient the DVD player so the front of the DVD player is opposite of you.

  • Remove the two #1 Phillips screws (silver, 3/16") that attach the DVD drive to the bottom of the DVD player.

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Remove the DVD drive by pulling it backward and upward while ensuring that it is free of any braces.
  • Remove the DVD drive by pulling it backward and upward while ensuring that it is free of any braces.

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Flip the DVD drive upside down, to match the orientation of the first picture. Carefully remove the white ribbon cable from the brace holding it in place by sliding it out towards you. Next remove the brace from the DVD drive. Carefully wiggle and pull the brace upward as the white ribbon cable slides out through the brace.
  • Flip the DVD drive upside down, to match the orientation of the first picture.

  • Carefully remove the white ribbon cable from the brace holding it in place by sliding it out towards you.

  • Next remove the brace from the DVD drive. Carefully wiggle and pull the brace upward as the white ribbon cable slides out through the brace.

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Remove the four silver #1 Phillips 3/16''screws to free the DVD reader from the DVD drive.
  • Remove the four silver #1 Phillips 3/16''screws to free the DVD reader from the DVD drive.

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Remove the DVD reader from the DVD drive by pulling it upwards off of the drive.
  • Remove the DVD reader from the DVD drive by pulling it upwards off of the drive.

  • The DVD reader can now be replaced.

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Conclusion

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

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