Introduction

This guide will show how to remove and replace the optical disk drive.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Make sure the laptop is unplugged and powered off.
    • Make sure the laptop is unplugged and powered off.

    • Locate the battery latches on the underside of the laptop.

  2. Slide the right latch to the right until you hear it lock into place.
    • Slide the right latch to the right until you hear it lock into place.

    • Slide the left latch to the left and hold it.

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  4. Slide the battery out towards you.
    • Slide the battery out towards you.

  5. Remove the (mm) screw in between the two white manufacturer’s stickers using the Phillips #1 screwdriver.
    • Remove the (mm) screw in between the two white manufacturer’s stickers using the Phillips #1 screwdriver.

  6. Gently slide the optical disk drive out of the computer.
    • Gently slide the optical disk drive out of the computer.

Conclusion

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

Madeline Park

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