This guide aims to walk users through the process of replacing the optical drive on their HP Pavilion G6-1d16dx. There are 3 easy steps; each step has pictures to aid users trying to do this repair.
Unscrew screws holding the protective cover in place until they make a clicking noise.
Unsnap the cover by lifting the edge along the battery compartment.
Use a PH0 screwdriver to remove the single screw holding in the optical drive.
Slide out the optical drive.