This book is divided into seven parts. A table, at the beginning of each part, lists the
chapters, sections, and page numbers.
n Part 1, “System Information,” provides an overview of the SPARCstation 5
standard features, internal options, and external options.
n Part 2, “Troubleshooting,” provides a troubleshooting overview, describes how to
run and troubleshoot errors displayed during the Power-On Self-Test (POST), and
presents symptoms and corrective actions.
n Part 3, “Preparing for Service,” explains safety requirements, symbols used in this
book, tools required, and how to shut down, power off, and power on the system.
n Part 4, “Subassembly Removal and Replacement,” describes how to open and
close the system, attach and remove a wrist strap, and remove and replace
n Part 5, “System Board,” provides an overview of the system board, describes how
to remove and replace the system board and replaceable parts and components on
the system board.
n Part 6, “Illustrated Parts Breakdown,” provides illustrations of the major
replaceable parts and lists part numbers.
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n Part 7, “Appendixes, Glossary, Index,” provides physical, electrical, and
environmental specifications, connector pinouts and signal descriptions,
information on SCSI targeting, a glossary of technical terms, and an index.