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Introduction

This guide is necessary to complete before many of our other replacement guides, but it can also stand alone as a replacement guide for the control panel. This is a really simple guide and should only take you a few minutes!

  1. Before you begin, be sure to unplug the fan. Remove the four 14 mm screws  from the back of the device using the Phillips #0 Screwdriver.
    • Before you begin, be sure to unplug the fan.

    • Remove the four 14 mm screws from the back of the device using the Phillips #0 Screwdriver.

  2. Pull the front and back parts of the case away from each other until the back is free from the front. This may require a large amount of force. Pull the front and back parts of the case away from each other until the back is free from the front. This may require a large amount of force.
    • Pull the front and back parts of the case away from each other until the back is free from the front. This may require a large amount of force.

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  4. Remove the two 3mm screws found just below the top of the device using the Phillips #0 Screwdriver. Remove the two 3mm screws found just below the top of the device using the Phillips #0 Screwdriver.
    • Remove the two 3mm screws found just below the top of the device using the Phillips #0 Screwdriver.

  5. Pry off the control panel by forcefully lifting the tab located inside the front of the fan with the plastic opening tool.
    • Pry off the control panel by forcefully lifting the tab located inside the front of the fan with the plastic opening tool.

Conclusion

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

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