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Remove the fan cage assembly

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

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.

To remove the fan cage assembly, complete the following steps:

  1. Lift and rotate the fan cage release latches to disengage the fan cage assembly from the server.
    Figure 1. Fan cage assembly removal

  2. Lift the fan cage assembly from the server.