Close the PCI retention clamp by rotating the clamp downward and pushing on the two green snaps
down from the rear panel of the chassis.
PCI Express removal
Disconnect power from the system
Release the PCI retention clamp by first pressing down on the green snaps 1 and rotating the PCI
retention clamp upward.
For full length PCI Express cards, disengage the release snap on the front chassis card guide (not
Remove the auxiliary power supply cable (not illustrated) if required, and move the "hockey stick"
lever 2 to release the card and lift it 3 out of the chassis. Store the card in an antistatic bag.
Chapter 4 Removal and replacement procedures
Removing the PCI card
(Side access panel on page
(Predisassembly procedures on page
63), and remove the PCI retainer
57), remove the side