Introduction

Learn how to effectively replace the switch of your Comfort Zone CZ6C

Image 1/3: Before replacing your switch, learn how to solder using the [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/How+To+Solder+and+Desolder+Connections/750|How To Solder and Desolder Connections Guide]. Image 2/3: Start with the fan on its back. Unscrew the back panel to expose the internal wiring. Image 3/3: Start with the fan on its back. Unscrew the back panel to expose the internal wiring.
  • Make sure to unplug the Comfort Zone CZ6C before cutting any wires.

  • Before replacing your switch, learn how to solder using the How To Solder and Desolder Connections Guide.

  • Start with the fan on its back. Unscrew the back panel to expose the internal wiring.

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  • Remove the plastic cover on the switch by pulling it apart from the the back panel.

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Image 1/1: This step can be made easier with the help of a partner to hold the wiring while you desolder the connection.
  • Use the soldering iron with caution. Don't touch the tip of the soldering iron to avoid the risk of injury.

  • This step can be made easier with the help of a partner to hold the wiring while you desolder the connection.

  • Disconnect the gray power wire from the switch by desoldering the connection.

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  • Cut the green and yellow wire as close to the switch connection as possible.

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  • Strip the green and yellow wire about two centimeters from where it was just cut.

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  • Unscrew the switch from the back panel and remove it.

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  • After replacing the switch, resolder the gray power cord, the green wire, and the yellow wire.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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