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If your computer frequently gets very hot and overheats you may need to replace the fan. Before performing any work remember to completely turn off your computer and disconnect it from any power source.

Push the unlock tabs on the back of the monitor in and towards each other while sliding the back cover up. Push the unlock tabs on the back of the monitor in and towards each other while sliding the back cover up.
  • Push the unlock tabs on the back of the monitor in and towards each other while sliding the back cover up.

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Loosen  the two 1/2" screws , with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, on each side of the stand. Remove stand. Loosen  the two 1/2" screws , with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, on each side of the stand. Remove stand.
  • Loosen the two 1/2" screws , with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, on each side of the stand. Remove stand.

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Take out the single 3/8" screw, with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, from the middle of the backplate.
  • Take out the single 3/8" screw, with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, from the middle of the backplate.

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Remove the backplate by pulling it back towards you.
  • Remove the backplate by pulling it back towards you.

  • Small plastic tabs hold in the backplate, pull these up to remove it.

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Remove both 3/8" screws using the T15 Torx Screwdriver from the metal plate, and slide the plate to the left. Remove both 3/8" screws using the T15 Torx Screwdriver from the metal plate, and slide the plate to the left. Remove both 3/8" screws using the T15 Torx Screwdriver from the metal plate, and slide the plate to the left.
  • Remove both 3/8" screws using the T15 Torx Screwdriver from the metal plate, and slide the plate to the left.

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Unscrew three surrounding 1/4" screws, with the T15 Torx Screwdriver. Pull out the fan and attached wires. Unscrew three surrounding 1/4" screws, with the T15 Torx Screwdriver. Pull out the fan and attached wires. Unscrew three surrounding 1/4" screws, with the T15 Torx Screwdriver. Pull out the fan and attached wires.
  • Unscrew three surrounding 1/4" screws, with the T15 Torx Screwdriver. Pull out the fan and attached wires.

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Conclusion

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

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