How to Repair a Power Mac G5 - Remove the SuperDrive

If your discs are getting jammed in your optical drive, or if your CDs and DVDs simply aren't playing in your Power Mac, it might be time to replace that old SuperDrive. See how to remove the SuperDrive optical drive from the Power Mac desktop computer.

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Repair a Power Mac G5 - Remove the SuperDrive

In this PowerBook Medic video tutorial, learn how to remove the SuperDrive from a Power Mac G5 computer. This is just one of the steps for the teardown procedure of the Power Mac. Find more details on taking apart and repairing the Power Mac G5 (A1177) in the repair guide.

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did you know how to remove the front door in the optical drive ?

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