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Introduction

This guide will walk you through with replacing the fan of your device. You're going to need to sit down and unscrew a lot of screws to access the fan of your device.

  1. Flip the device so the back is facing you.
    • Flip the device so the back is facing you.

    • Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, unscrew the fourteen screws from the device.

  2. Use the blue Opening Tool to pry-open the back cover.
    • Use the blue Opening Tool to pry-open the back cover.

    • Slide it around the perimeter of the PC freeing the back cover.

    • Remove the back cover from the device.

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  4. Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the three screws connecting the fan to the device.
    • Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the three screws connecting the fan to the device.

  5. Using a pair of blunt tweezers, disconnect the fan from the motherboard.
    • Using a pair of blunt tweezers, disconnect the fan from the motherboard.

    • Remove the fan from the device.

Conclusion

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

Trevor James

Member since: 03/01/2018

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What kind of fan is that?

I need to know what to order for replacement.

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