Dell Inspiron 15-5551 (P51F-003) DVD Optical Drive Removal & Installation


In this Dell laptop tutorial we are going to show you how to install and replace the DVD Optical Drive on your Inspiron 15-5551 (P51F-003) laptop. These installation instructions have be made into 2 easy to follow printable steps. We have also create a video tutorial that shows you how to install your Inspiron 15-5551 (P51F-003) DVD Optical Drive.

Before you begin

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Tools needed for this laptop repair

  • 1 x small phillips head screwdriver
  • 1 x small plastic scribe

Dell Laptop Replacement Parts Needed

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Installation and Removal Instructions
Inspiron 15-5551 (P51F-003) DVD Optical Drive

Slide the latch to the left to unlock the battery.

Step 1

  • Slide the latch to the left to unlock the battery.
  • Lift the Battery out of the laptop.
Slide the latch to the left to unlock the battery.Lift the Battery out of the laptop.Slide the latch to the left to unlock the battery.Slide the latch to the left to unlock the battery.
Remove the 1- M2 x 5mm screw.

Step 2

Remove the 1- M2 x 5mm screw.Use the slot under the battery to slide the optical drive out. Remove the DVD Optical Drive.Remove the 1- M2 x 5mm screw.

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