Note - This is a cold service procedure that can be performed by customers. See Cold Service, Replaceable by Customer for more information about cold service procedures.
Caution - The server must be fully shut down and the power cords disconnected.
Caution - This procedure involves handling circuit boards that are extremely sensitive to static electricity. Ensure that you follow ESD preventative practices to avoid damaging the circuit boards.
Caution - Components inside the chassis might be hot. Use caution when servicing components inside the chassis.
See Extend the Server.
See Remove the Top Cover.
Caution - If the module does not slide into the socket with relative ease, do not force it. It may be that the module's pins are not perfectly aligned with the socket. Excessive force could damage the pins, socket, or both.
Perform the following procedures before going on to Step 8:
If the replacement service processor detects that the SP firmware is not compatible with the existing host firmware, further action will be suspended and the following message will be delivered over the SER MGT port.
Unrecognized Chassis: This module is installed in an unknown or unsupported chassis. You must upgrade the firmware to a newer version that supports this chassis.
If you see this message, go on to Step 9.
Refer to the Oracle ILOM documentation for network configuration instructions.
Follow the firmware download instructions in the Oracle ILOM documentation.
Note - You can load any supported system firmware version, including the firmware revision that had been installed prior to the replacement of the service processor.