Floppy diskette drive removal movie - ThinkCentre A52 (type 8154, 8161, 8162, 8164, 8165) / M52 (type 8111, 8211, 8212, 8213, 8214)

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Floppy diskette drive installation movie


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To remove the floppy diskette drive:

  1. Place the system in the service position.
  2. Turn off the system and all attached perpherial devices.
  3. Disconnect the power cord and all external signal cables.
  4. Open the top cover. Press the cover release latches, one on each side and rotate the cover up to the open position.
  5. Open the drive bay assembly. Grasp the assemble and rotate to the open position.
  6. Remove the diskette drive. Disconnect the signal cable form the optical drive for easier access and viewing of the diskette drive.
  7. Disconnect the power cable and the signal cable from the diskette drive.
  8. Depress the release latch, grasp the drive and pull it out of the bay.
  9. Lift the device retaining clip from the drive. Be sure to retain the clip for future use.
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