Monday, June 13, 2016

PlayStation 4 – How to replace the Bluray drive – Laptop repair and service

Category: Laptop Repair and Service 

Contents of this article 

  • How to remove the case 
  • How to remove the Connections 
  • How to remove the drive unit 

Sony PlayStation 4

Flip the PS4 over on its top.

Remove the four stickers on the back of the PS4.
Remove the three 9mm T9 Torx screws on the back of the system.
Remove the bottom panel by lifting the front piece up and sliding the
panel towards the back.
Remove the three 9mm T9 Torx screws.
Remove the two 4cm Phillips head #1 screws.
Lift straight up on the power supply.
Remove the 5 wire plug that is attached from the power supply to the motherboard.
You can now fully remove the power supply from the system.
Disconnect the ribbon wire from the optical drive by pressing down on the metal release tab and gently
pulling the ribbon wire. This should not require force.
Disconnect the same ribbon wire from the motherboard; making sure
you're pressing down on the metal release tab and gently pulling the ribbon wire.
Remove the wifi antenna cable attached to the motherboard.
Remove the optical drive four wire plug from the motherboard by pulling straight out.
Remove the four 9mm Torx T9 screw attached to the wifi antenna and optical drive.
Remove the 5mm Phillips head #1 screw.