IBM ThinkCentre 8127 Hardware Maintenance Manual

Manufacturer
Type
Pages 196 Pages
Updated Sep 3, 2021
Category Desktop

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1. About this manual

    7
  • Strategy for Replacing FRUs for CTO, CMV, and GAV products

    8
  • FRU Identification for CTO, CMV, and GAV products

    9
  • Chapter 2. General information

    11
  • Specifications

    15
  • Chapter 3. General Checkout

    17
  • Chapter 4. IBM Enhanced Diagnostics

    19
  • Test selection

    20
  • Fixed disk advanced test (FDAT)

    21
  • Quick and Full erase - hard drive

    22
  • Viewing the test log

    23
  • Chapter 5. Using the IBM Setup Utility

    25
  • Administrator password

    26
  • Using Security Profile by Device

    27
  • Selecting a startup device

    28
  • Chapter 6. Replacing FRUs

    29
  • Locating connectors on the rear of the computer

    30
  • Opening the cover

    31
  • Locating components

    32
  • Accessing system board components and drives

    33
  • Identifying parts on the system board

    34
  • Replacing memory

    35
  • Replacing a PCI adapter

    36
  • Replacing the battery

    37
  • Replacing the power supply

    38
  • Replacing the system board, microprocessor, and heat sink

    40
  • Replacing the microprocessor

    44
  • Replacing a CD-ROM, CD-RW, or DVD optical drive

    46
  • Connecting a serial ATA hard disk drive

    47
  • Replacing the diskette drive

    48
  • Replacing the speaker

    49
  • Replacing the fan assembly

    50
  • Closing the cover and connecting the cables

    52
  • Copyright IBM Corp

    53
  • Diagnostic error codes

    55
  • Beep symptoms

    76
  • No-beep symptoms

    78
  • POST error codes

    79
  • Miscellaneous error messages

    93
  • Undetermined problems

    95
  • Chapter 8. Parts listing

    97
  • Machine Type 8183

    101
  • Machine Type 8184

    115
  • Machine Type 8320

    122
  • Machine Type 8416

    131
  • Machine Type 8417

    133
  • Machine Type 8418

    139
  • Machine Type 8419

    143
  • Machine Type 8429

    147
  • Chapter 9. Additional Service Information

    151
  • Erasing a lost or forgotten password (clearing CMOS)

    152
  • Management Information Format (MIF)

    153
  • Flash update procedures

    154
  • Power management

    156
  • Automatic Power-On features

    157
  • Chapter 10. Related service information

    159
  • Electrical safety

    160
  • Safety inspection guide

    161
  • Handling electrostatic discharge-sensitive devices

    162
  • Grounding requirements

    163
  • Send us your comments

    192
  • Problem determination tips

    193
  • Trademarks

    194

Related Manuals

Below are links to the text of a wide variety of documents related to the IBM ThinkCentre 8127 Hardware Maintenance Manual.