This is a cold-service component. Disconnect the AC power cables from the server before performing this procedure.
Perform this procedure after servicing internal SMOD components, such as the HBA, the internal USB ports, and the system battery.
Access this component directly from the rear of the server.
Before You Begin
For component serviceability, locations, and designations, see About System Components.
The unlocking action is accompanied by an audible click.
This leaves the SMOD protruding slightly from the back of the server. Do not attempt push the SMOD inward beyond this point.
Caution - Pinch point. When operating the lever, keep your fingers clear of the back side and hinged end of the lever.
This action draws the SMOD inward engaging the SMOD connectors with the connectors on the server midplane.