Remove a RAID card (upper tray)
The upper RAID card is in the upper compute tray or optional storage tray that is accessed from the front of the server. After removing the upper tray and fan cage, disconnect the RAID card from the storage interposer; then, disconnect the three cables from the RAID card and remove it from the tray.
Remove the front cover. See Remove the front cover.
Remove the upper compute tray or storage tray. See Remove a compute tray or Remove a storage tray.
If you removed a compute tray and it has one or more compute system boards or a system board filler installed, remove the system boards or system board filler. See Remove a system board.
Turn the tray upside down and remove the upper fan cage. See Remove a fan cage (upper tray).
Complete the following steps to remove an upper tray RAID card.
- Disconnect the RAID card from the storage interposer.
- Rotate the RAID card upward and disconnect the three cables.
- Remove the RAID card from the tray.
If you are instructed to return the RAID card, follow all packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.