Hard Disk Drive Assembly

front of computer front of computer

hard-disk drive drive latch

Figure 4-6. Hard-Disk Drive Assembly Removal hard-disk drive drive latch drive door W PC Card slot

Figure 4-6. Hard-Disk Drive Assembly Removal

Part or Assembly Name Order Name

Hard-disk drive assembly CUS,HD,xxxxxjyMM,zzz,LXP*

* Substitute the drive capacity for xxxxx, the drive height for yy, and the manufacturer for zzz.

To remove the hard-disk drive assembly, follow these steps:

1. Slide the drive latch toward the front of the computer to release the hard-disk drive assembly from the hard-disk drive bay.

The latch is on the left-front corner of the computer.

2. Grasp the drive door and pull the drive out of the computer.

When reinserting the drive into the drive bay, ensure that the drive latch is open. Then slide the drive completely into the hard-disk drive bay.

CAUTION: The hard-disk drive is very sensitive to shock. Handle the assembly with care and avoid dropping it even from a height of 1 inch.

Memory Compartment Cover memory compartment cover memory compartment cover

Part or Assembly Name Order Name

Memory compartment cover CVR,MEM,LXPiCD

To remove the memory compartment cover, follow these steps:

CAUTION: Make sure the work surface is clean to prevent scratching the computer cover.

1. Turn the computer upside down on the work surface.

2. To release the memory compartment cover, press down on the identa-tion in the edge of the cover, and then slide the cover towards the edge of the computer.

Memory Modules memory module sockets memory module sockets

Part or Assembly Name

Order Name

Memory module, 4-MB


Memory module, 8-MB


Memory module, 16-MB


To remove a memory module, follow these steps:

1. Remove the memory compartment cover.

2. To release a memory module from its socket, gently push outward on each of the memory module's two metal retaining clips.

The memory module should rotate upward out of its retaining clips.

3. Lift the memory module out of its socket.

Memory modules can be installed only one way. Do not attempt to force the memory module into the socket. Align the notch in one corner of the memory module with the corresponding indent in the memory module socket.

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