Remove the fan cage assembly
Follow instructions in this section to remove the fan cage assembly.
About this task
Go over Installation Guidelines to ensure that you work safely.
Turn off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect the power cords and all external cables (see Power off the server).
If the server is installed in a rack, slide the server out on its rack slide rails to gain access to the top cover, or remove the server from the rack.
- Make preparations for this task.
- Remove the top cover (see Remove the top cover).
- Lift and rotate the fan cage release latches to disengage the fan cage assembly from the server. Figure 1. Removing the fan cage assembly
- Lift the fan cage assembly to remove it.
After this task is completed
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.