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Squeeze the two optical drive bracket ears together while pulling the drive toward yourself.

It may be helpful to hold the logic board down near the optical drive connector when pulling the drive toward yourself to avoid both components lifting together.

Pull the optical drive away from the side of the rear panel and remove it from the iMac.

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