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Remove the flash power module

Follow instructions in this section to remove the flash power module.

About this task



  1. Prepare your server.
    1. Remove the top cover. See Remove the top cover.
    2. Remove the PCIe riser where the flash power module is located. See Remove a PCIe riser.
  2. Disconnect the cable from the flash power module.
  3. Remove the flash power module.
    1. Open the retention latch on the PCIe riser.
    2. Unfasten the screw that secures the flash power module holder bracket to the PCIe riser.
    3. Remove the holder bracket from the PCIe riser.
    4. Press and release the retaining latch.
    5. Remove the flash power module from the holder.
    Figure 1. Removing the flash power module

    Removing the flash power module

After you finish

  1. Install a replacement unit. See Install the flash power module.

  2. If you are instructed to return the component or optional device, follow all packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.

  3. If you plan to remove or recycle the flash power module holder:
    1. Remove the holder from the bracket.

      1. Remove the screw that secures the holder to the bracket.

      2. Slide the holder forward slightly to disengage it from the bracket, and remove the holder.

      Figure 2. Removing the holder from the bracket

    2. Recycle the component in compliance with local regulations.

Demo video

Watch the procedure on YouTube