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Install the fan cover

Use this information to install the fan cover.

To avoid possible danger, read and follow the following safety statement.
  • S017
    moving parts
    Hazardous moving fan blades nearby. Keep fingers and other body parts away.
  • S033
    240VA shock hazard

    Hazardous energy present. Voltages with hazardous energy might cause heating when shorted with metal, which might result in spattered metal, burns, or both.

Before you install the fan cover:
  1. Read the following section(s) to ensure that you work safely.
  2. Loosen the screws and slide the enclosure out of the rack.

Complete the following steps to install the fan cover.

Figure 1. Fan cover installation
Fan cover installation

  1. Orient the cover so that the posts on the inside of the cover slide into the slots on the enclosure.
  2. Slide the fan cover forward to the closed position until it clicks into place.
  3. Turn the thumbscrews clockwise.
  4. To install a system service label (which needs to be ordered separately), align the label on the cover, remove the backing, and press the label on the cover.
After you install the fan cover, complete the following steps.
  1. Push the enclosure into the rack and fasten the screws.

Demo video

Watch the procedure on YouTube