ReplayTV 2000/3000/Showstopper Motherboard Replacement

Warning - Unplug power cord before working on recorder

Touch hand to bare metal on recorder case to discharge static electricity before touching hard disk or motherboard

 

Remove 7 cover hold down screws from underside and rear of cover

 

Remove motherboard rear attaching hardware i.e. 1 nut and washer, 4 screws and 2 studs from rear of case

 

Lift 4 connectors from motherboard. Wiggling and pulling at the same time aid removal

 

Remove 5 hard drive cover screws. Remove cover, foam sheet and hard drive

 

Remove 5 hard drive mount studs

 

Swing mount out of the way

 

Remove 8 motherboard attaching screws

 

Lift out motherboard

 

To install motherboard, reverse steps

 

Wiggle board until seated in rear of recorder. Install rear hardware before tightening 8 motherboard attaching screws

 

All connectors must be installed as seen. Align power supply board and IR panel ribbon receptacle onto pins. Erroneous connection may cause irreversible damage to electronic components

Once recorder is fully assembled, plug AC power cord in and enjoy the wonderful world of ReplayTV!

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