Slot-loading iMac G3
See Wikipedia entry for iMac G3 for more detailed instructions.
Remove screws from under handle.
Remove plastic shield.
- Beware of order.
Remove screws from plastic piece at back.
Pull out "computer" from monitor.
Take monitor to receiving.
Take cover off RAM/CPU.
Remove CPU and RAM from CPU side.
Remove battery covers.
Remove "gate" around CPU/RAM.
Remove screws from motherboard.
Remove screws attaching hard drive.
Lift out hard drive.
Disconnect remaining cables.
Look for custom add-ons to the motherboard.
Discard motherboard into appropriate recycle bin.
Remove power supply.
Separate and dispose of all components properly.
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Back to the Mac Station.