The Sun Ultra 40 Workstation Service Manual provides detailed procedures that describe the removal and replacement of the replaceable parts in the Ultra 40 and Ultra 40 M2 workstations. This manual also includes information about the use and maintenance of the system. This manual is written for trained technical personnel, system administrators, authorized service providers (ASPs), and users who have advanced experience troubleshooting and replacing hardware.
If you are unsure of how to perform any of the procedures described in this book, contact your Sun Microsystems service representative.
Chapter 1 provides an overview of the Sun Ultra 40 Workstation, as well as power-on and power-off procedures and information on adding more components.
Chapter 2 contains troubleshooting procedures for the Sun Ultra 40 Workstation, and describes BIOS POST codes.
Chapter 3 assists you with using the Diagnostics section of the Sun Ultra 40 Workstation Tools and Drivers CD that is packaged with your system.
Chapter 4 describes common tasks that must be completed prior to performing a removal or installation procedure on any Sun Ultra 40 Workstation.
Chapter 5 describes the removal and installation procedures for the Sun Ultra 40 Workstation motherboard and associated components.
Chapter 6 provides the removal and installation procedures for the Sun Ultra 40 Workstation storage devices.
Chapter 7 provides the removal and installation procedures for the Sun Ultra 40 Workstation chassis components.
Chapter 8 describes how to finish the installation of internal workstation replaceable components, close the system, and prepare it for operation.
Appendix A provides specifications for the Sun Ultra 40 Workstation and Ultra 40 M2 Workstation.
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This document contains troubleshooting and diagnostic procedures that explain how to identify and replace faulty components. This document is written to help you resolve most common component failures.
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Some low-level hardware and software failures require troubleshooting techniques that are beyond the scope of this document and are best resolved by those persons with experience and skill in fault analysis. Your Sun Microsystems service representative can provide these types of services.
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