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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.

Watch the procedure
  • A video of this procedure is available at YouTube.


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