Place an electrostatic bag or
antistatic mat on a flat, stable surface.
Attach an electrostatic discharge (ESD) grounding strap to your bare
wrist and connect the strap to one of the ESD points on the chassis. For more information about ESD, see Preventing Electrostatic Discharge Damage.
Loosen the captive screws at each end of the Routing Engine
Flip the ejector handles outward to unseat the
Grasp the Routing Engine by the ejector handles
and slide it about halfway out of the chassis.
Place one hand underneath the Routing Engine to
support it and slide it completely out of the chassis.
Place the Routing Engine on the antistatic mat.
To maintain proper airflow through the chassis, do not leave
an SCB installed in the chassis without a Routing Engine for extended
periods of time. If a Routing Engine is removed, a replacement Routing
Engine should be installed as soon as possible.