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Install the air baffle

Use this information to install the air baffle.

About this task

  • Read the following section(s) to ensure that you work safely.
  • For proper cooling and airflow, reinstall the air baffle before you turn on the server. Operating the server with the air baffle removed might damage server components.


Align the air baffle hooks with the slots on the top of the fan cage; then, hook the air baffle onto the slots.
Figure 1. Air baffle installation
Air baffle installation

After you finish

  1. Install the top cover. See Install the top cover.

  2. Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.

Demo video

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