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Disassemble the system board for recycle

Follow the instructions in this section to disassemble the system board before recycling.

Before disassembling the system board:

  1. Remove the system board from the server (see Remove the system board).

  2. Refer to local environmental, waste or disposal regulations to ensure compliance.

Complete the following steps to disassemble the system board:

  1. Remove the following components as illustrated:
    • 15 slotted screws

    • Two standoffs (with 12 mm wrench)

    • One plunger (with 11 mm and 16 mm wrench)

    • Four PH2 captive screws on the heat sink

    Figure 1. Disassembling the system board

    Disassembling the system board
  2. Separate the system board from the supporting sheet metal.

After disassembling the system board, comply with local regulations when recycling.