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Install a power supply unit air baffle baffle

Use this information to understand how to install a power supply unit air baffle.

About this task

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.

Read Installation Guidelines and Safety inspection checklist to ensure that you work safely.

Prevent exposure to static electricity, which might lead to system halt and loss of data, by keeping static-sensitive components in their static-protective packages until installation, and handling these devices with an electrostatic-discharge wrist strap or other grounding system.


  1. If the server is installed with the security bezel, remove it first. See Remove the security bezel.
  2. Install the power supply unit air baffle.
    Figure 1. Power supply unit air baffle installation

    1. Remove the screw on the chassis.
    2. Align the screw hole on the air baffle and the chassis, and put the air baffle down.
    3. Tighten the screw and ensure that the air baffle is secured in place.

After you finish

Demo video

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