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Tecra 780CDM / 780DVD Disassembly Overview
The information offered in this section is an overview of the Maintenance Manual, Chapter 4, Replacement
Procedures. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the proper procedure please refer to the Mainte-
nance Manual through the Toshiba Service and Support Website before you proceed.
This section explains how to remove Field
Replaceable Units (FRUs). It may not be neces-
sary to remove all the FRUs in order to replace
The chart is a guide to which FRUs need to be
removed in order to remove others. The section
numbers on the chart refer to the sections in the
Maintenance Manual, Chapter 4.
Always start by removing the battery pack, next,
optional items such as the optional PC card and
optional memory module, then follow the line on
the chart to determine which FRU you must
remove next in order to repair the one you think is
causing the computer to operate improperly.
To remove the battery pack, follow the steps
CAUTION: When handling battery packs, be
careful not to short circuit the terminals. Also
do not drop, hit or otherwise apply impact; do
not scratch or break the casing; and do not
twist or bend the battery pack.
1. Turn off the power to the computer.
Disconnect the AC adapter and all
external cables connected to the