Release the 3 clips that attach the front fan guard to the rear fan guard. Notice: The lower connecting bracket is NOT a clip. It acts as a mounting alignment bracket for the front fan guard.
  • Release the 3 clips that attach the front fan guard to the rear fan guard.

  • Notice: The lower connecting bracket is NOT a clip. It acts as a mounting alignment bracket for the front fan guard.

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Pull the front fan guard off.
  • Pull the front fan guard off.

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Remove the spinner from the center of the fan blade. Remove the spinner from the center of the fan blade.
  • Remove the spinner from the center of the fan blade.

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The fan blades should now be easy to lift up.
  • The fan blades should now be easy to lift up.

  • When reassembling the fan make sure the notches in the center of the fan blade line up with the protrusions in the motor's shaft.

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Conclusion

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

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Where do you buy the fan blades?

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