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HP Compaq dx2300 Microtower PC - Removing and Replacing the Access panel

Introduction
This document is provided to assist in removing and replacing the Access panel for the HP Compaq dx2300 Microtower PC.
Minimum skill level
The End User requires no hardware-specific training to replace the defective part. The End user should have familiarity with system hardware and software requiring repair.
Tools required
Torx-15 screwdriver.
Parts required
  note:
Part numbers are subject to change.
The replacement part number will vary depending on the Access panel that is being replaced. If a part is listed as "Yes" under "Requires Return" then the defective part needs to be returned to HP. Click here for more information on returning parts to HP.
Description
Part Number
Requires Return
Access panel - Removable side panel, provides access to internal components.
440197-001 (Modified)
No
  note:
For customers in countries/regions with RoHS legislation* (e.g. EU, China, etc.) restricting the use of hazardous substances in electrical equipment. The use of the Original Spare part is regulated by RoHS legislation. If your unit contains a part that is labelled with the Modified Spare number, the Modified Spare must be ordered as the replacement part. If your unit contains a part that is labelled with the Original Spare number, please order the Original Spare as the replacement part. In this case either the Original Spare or the Modified Spare may be shipped which will not affect performance or functionality of the unit.
Summary of instructions
To view a video demonstrating the procedure for removing the Access panel, click on the link below. Or use the product video listing on the HP Services Media Library then select Access panel from the menu on the upper left hand side of the screen.
Click here to view the Access panel removal video (right-click on the link to open in a new window/tab).
Access panel removal
  1. Review the safety considerations before performing the steps listed below by clicking on the following link:
      caution:
    Failure to comply with the precautions could result in damage to your product or loss of data.
  2. Remove the cable lock or padlock from the back of the chassis, if either one is installed.
  3. Remove the two Torx-15 screws and washers that secure the access panel.
  4. Press on the depression in the access panel and slide it back about an inch.
  5. Rotate the top of the panel away from the chassis and lift it off the chassis.
Access panel replacement
  1. Place the access panel on the bottom chassis guide rail and align the tabs at the top of the panel with the slots in the top chassis guide rail.
  2. Ensure that the slot in the back of the access panel is aligned with the padlock grommet.
  3. Press the access panel against the chassis and slide it forward until it is flush with the front bezel.
  4. Replace the screws and washers.

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