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Remove the node front cover

Use this information to remove the node front cover.

About this task

To avoid possible danger, read and follow the following safety statement.
  • S014
    shock hazard
    Hazardous voltage, current, and energy levels might be present. Only a qualified service technician is authorized to remove the covers where the label is attached.
  • 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.

Read the Installation Guidelines to ensure that you work safely.


Figure 1. Node front cover removal
Node front cover removal

  1. Make preparations for this task.
    1. Turn off the corresponding compute node on which you are going to perform the task.
    2. Remove the compute node from the enclosure (see Remove a compute node from the enclosure).
  2. Remove the node front cover from the compute node.
    1. Loosen the screw on the node front cover.
    2. Press on the two push points on the node front cover to slide the cover toward the rear of the compute node until it has disengaged from the node. Then, lift the cover away from the node.

After you finish

If you are instructed to return the component or optional device, follow all of the packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.

Demo video

Watch the procedure on YouTube