- Press up on the blue handle to release the cover.
- Press down on the two blue release buttons. Rotate the frame up and pull it out of the slots in the rear of the chassis.
- Unroute the cables from the top of the front fan. Press inward on the two plastic release tabs. Rotate the fan up and away from the chassis. Disconnect the cable from the systemboard.
- Unroute the cable from the plastic guide. Disconnect the thermal sensor cable from the systemboard. Carefully pull the thermal sensor out of the chassis.
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Detailed installation and removal instructions
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