Install the top cover
Use this information to install the top cover.
Ensure that all cables, adapters, and other components are installed and seated correctly and that you have not left loose tools or parts inside the server.
Ensure that all internal cables are correctly routed. See Internal cable routing.
- If you are installing a new top cover, attach the service label to the new top cover first if necessary.NoteA new top cover comes without a service label attached. If you need a service label, order it together with the new top cover. The service label is free of charge.
To install the top cover, complete the following steps:
Watch the procedure
A video of this procedure is available at YouTube.
- Ensure that the cover latch is in the open position. Lower the cover onto the chassis until all tabs on both sides of the cover engage with the guides on both sides of the chassis.
- Pivot the cover latch and slide the cover forward until the cover snaps into position. Ensure that the cover latch is completely closed.
- Use a screwdriver to turn the cover lock to the closed position.
After installing the top cover, complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.