Remove a PCIe Card
To access a PCIe card, you must first remove its DPCC (see Remove a DPCC). One or two PCIe cards can be
installed in each Dual PCIe Card Carrier (DPCC).
Perform this procedure when replacing a PCIe card or when changing its
Prepare the server for hot service.
See Preparing the Server for Component Replacement.
This procedure can also be completed as a cold service
Identify the DPCC containing the PCIe card.
For component serviceability, locations, and designations, see Replaceable Components.
Remove the DPCC.
See Remove a DPCC.
Orient the DPCC so that the hinge is to the left.
To open the top of the DPCC, lift the release latch at the non-hinged end
of the lid and rotate the lid upward.
To remove the card, pull it straight up and out of its connector.