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.

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.

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.

Conclusion

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

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