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Install a PSU air baffle

Use this information to install a PSU air baffle.

About this task

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

Power off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect the power cords and all external cables. See Power off the server.


  1. Install the PSU air baffle.
    Figure 1. Installing the PSU air baffle

    1. Align the screw holes on the air baffle and the chassis, and put the air baffle down.
    2. Tighten the screw and ensure that the air baffle is secured in place.
  2. Properly route and secure the cables in the server. Refer to detailed cable routing information for each component in Internal cable routing.

After you finish

Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.