[QUOTE=Jim;2490259]As far as the door goes, the units I took apart (not a 2164 D but similar) were simply an external Burner slipped into a case with a PSU & connectors at the rear. You should be able to simply remove the burner in one piece and replace the whole thing in one go.[/QUOTE]
Will the door of an internal lg dvd burner fit in the front panel? Something else I just realized is the led. Is there any other internal drive with the same led position? Those are my last concerns regarding the process. Thanks a lot, for your continuous support, Jim.