Remove any media in the DVD drive.
Power off the workstation using the procedure in the section, To Power Off the Workstation.
Remove the left-side access panel using the procedure in the section, To Remove the Left-Side Access Panel.
You do not need to remove the front bezel to remove the DVD drive.
Disconnect the cables from the back of the DVD drive (see Figure 3–13).
Push the drive retaining lever tab up to release the retaining hooks (see Figure 3–14).
Slide the DVD drive out from the front of the chassis.
Install the new DVD drive using the procedure described in the section, To Install the DVD Drive.