CABINET DISASSEMBLY INSTRUCTIONS
1. Disassembly Flowchart
This flowchart indicates the disassembly steps to gain
access to item(s) to be serviced. When reassembling,
follow the steps in reverse order. Bend, route, and dress
the cables as they were originally.
1 : Identification (location) No. of parts in the figures
2 : Name of the part
3 : Figure Number for reference
4 : Identification of parts to be removed, unhooked,
unlocked, released, unplugged, unclamped, or de-
P=Spring, L=Locking Tab, S=Screw,
*=Unhook, Unlock, Release, Unplug, or Desolder
e.g. 5(S-1) = five Screws (S-1),
2(L-2) = two Locking Tabs (L-2)
5 : Refer to "Reference Notes."
CAUTION 1: Locking Tabs (L-1), (L-2) and (L-3) are
fragile. Be careful not to break them.
1-1. Connect the wall plug to an AC outlet and press the
OPEN/CLOSE button to open the Tray.
1-2. Remove the Tray Panel by releasing two Locking
1-3. Press the OPEN/CLOSE button again to close the
1-4. Press the POWER button to turn the power off.
1-5. Unplug an AC Cord.
1-6. Release two Locking Tabs (L-2). Then, release
five Locking Tabs (L-3) (to do this, first release two
Locking Tabs (A) at the bottom, and then three
Locking Tabs (B) at the side.) (Fig. 2)
CAUTION 2: Electrostatic breakdown of the laser diode
in the optical system block may occur as a potential
difference caused by electrostatic charge accumulated
on cloth, human body etc., during unpacking or repair
To avoid damage of pickup follow next procedures.
2-1. Slide out the pickup unit as shown in Fig. 4.
2-2. Short the three short lands of FPC cable with
solder before removing the FFC cable (CN101)
from it. If you disconnect the FFC cable (CN101),
the laser diode of pickup will be destroyed. (Fig. 4)
2-3. Disconnect Connector (CN401). Remove three
Screws (S-2) and lift the DVD Mecha. (Fig. 3)
CAUTION 3: When reassembling, confirm the FFC
cable (CN101) is connected completely. Then remove
the solder from the three short lands of FPC cable.
2. Disassembly Method
 Top Cover
*2(L-1), Tray Panel,
 AV CBA
 DVD Main
 Top Cover
 Front Assembly
 DVD Mecha
 DVD Main CBA Unit
 AV CBA
 Rear Panel