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Install the LCD diagnostics panel assembly

Use this information to install the diagnostics panel assembly.

About this task

  • Read Installation guidelines to ensure that you work safely.

  • Power off the server and disconnect all power cords for this task.

  • Prevent exposure to static electricity, which might lead to system halt and loss of data, by keeping static-sensitive components in their static-protective packages until installation, and handling these devices with an electrostatic-discharge wrist strap or other grounding system.


  1. Touch the static-protective package that contains the diagnostics panel assembly to any unpainted surface on the outside of the server. Then, take the assembly out of the package and place it on a static-protective surface.
  2. If there is a filler installed on the front chassis, remove it as shown.
    Figure 1. Filler removal
    Filler removal

  3. Insert the LCD diagnostics panel into its assembly. Ensure that the panel is fully seated into its assembly.
    Figure 2. LCD diagnostics panel installation into its assembly
    LCD diagnostics panel installation into its assembly

  4. Slide the diagnostics panel assembly into the front chassis as shown. Ensure that it is seated in place.
    Figure 3. Diagnostics panel assembly installation
    Diagnostics panel assembly installation

After you finish

Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.