Remove a 4U PCIe riser card
Use this procedure to remove a 4U PCIe riser card.
Before removing a 4U PCIe riser card:
Turn off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect the power cords and all external cables (see Power off the server).
If the server is installed in a rack, remove the server from the rack.
Remove the top cover (see Remove the top cover).
To remove a 4U PCIe riser card, complete the following steps:
- Remove the 4U PCIe riser assembly (see Remove a 4U PCIe riser assembly).
- Disconnect the power cable connected from the fan, and remove the screws.Figure 1. 4U PCIe riser card removal
- Slightly slide the 4U PCIe riser card toward the fan; then, detach it from the 4U PCIe riser cage.Figure 2. 4U PCIe riser card removal
Table 1. Guide pin on the riser cage 1 Guide pin
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.