Introduction

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

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

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Use the soldering iron with caution. Don't touch the tip of the soldering iron to avoid the risk of injury.
  • 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. Cut the green and yellow wire as close to the switch connection as possible.
  • 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. Strip the green and yellow wire about two centimeters from where it was just cut. Strip the green and yellow wire about two centimeters from where it was just cut.
  • 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. Unscrew the switch from the back panel and remove it. Unscrew the switch from the back panel and remove it.
  • 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. After replacing the switch, resolder the gray power cord, the green wire, and the yellow wire. After replacing the switch, resolder the gray power cord, the green wire, and the yellow wire.
  • 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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