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Remove a fan

Follow instructions in this section to remove a fan.

About this task



  1. Prepare your server.
    1. Remove the top cover. See Remove the top cover.
  2. Remove a fan.
    1. Pinch and hold the blue touch points on top of the fan module.
    2. Lift the fan module out of the chassis.
      Figure 1. Removing a fan
      Removing a fan
After you finish
  • Install a replacement unit. See Install a fan.

  • If you are instructed to return the component or optional device, follow all packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.

Demo video

Watch the procedure on YouTube