Image 1/1: Wait 5 minutes for unit to discharge fully before proceeding to next step.
  • Power down the TiVo and detach the power cable from the rear of the unit.

    • Wait 5 minutes for unit to discharge fully before proceeding to next step.

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  • Using a Torx screwdriver, remove the five T10 screws from the rear of the case.

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  • Pull the grey outer casing up and back toward yourself.

I have the TiVo Series 2 model TCD746500 and the procedure for replacing a fan on my model is almost identical to the procedure described here, with one significant difference at this step: first pull/slide the outer casing back towards yourself and only thereafter pull it up.

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  • The fan is held in by four T15 screws on the rear of the device.

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Image 1/2: Unplug the connector from the motherboard. Image 2/2: Unplug the connector from the motherboard.
  • Take the wound red and black wires coming from the fan and follow them back to the logic board.

  • Unplug the connector from the motherboard.

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  • Pull the fan towards the front and out of the TiVo unit.

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Conclusion

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

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