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Install the fan cage assembly

Follow instructions in this section to install the fan cage assembly.

About this task

disconnect all power
The power-control button on the device and the power switch on the power supply do not turn off the electrical current supplied to the device. The device also might have more than one power cord. To remove all electrical current from the device, ensure that all power cords are disconnected from the power source.
moving parts
Hazardous moving fan blades nearby. Keep fingers and other body parts away.
  • Go over Installation Guidelines to ensure that you work safely.

  • Touch the static-protective package that contains the component to any unpainted metal surface on the server; then, remove it from the package and place it on a static-protective surface.


  1. Align the fan cage assembly to the guides on both sides of the server, and lower it into the server.
    Figure 1. Installing the fan cage assembly

  2. Rotate the fan cage release latches down until they stop.

After this task is completed

Proceed to complete the parts replacement (see Complete the parts replacement).