Remove the flash power module

Use this information to remove the flash power module on the RAID adapter.

About this task

Note: This section only applies to RAID adapters that come with a flash power module.
Watch the procedure. A video of the installation and removal process is available:


  1. Make preparations for your compute node.
    1. Remove the compute node cover. See Remove the compute node cover.
    2. Remove the RAID adapter. See Remove the RAID adapter.
  2. Remove the flash power module.
    1. Press the rear of the flash power module.
    2. Slide the flash power module out of its holder on the RAID adapter.
    3. Disconnect the flash power module cable on the RAID adapter.
    Figure 1. Flash power module removal
    Flash power module removal
    Attention: To prevent any damage to the flash power module cable or connector, it is important to first slide out the flash power module. This provides more space for your fingers to better grip the flash power module cable and remove it from the connector.
After you finish

If you are instructed to return the component or optional device, follow all packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.