Introduction

If your device is over heating you may need to replace your motor fan. This guide will show you how.

Unscrew the locking sleeve.
  • Unscrew the locking sleeve.

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Remove the hanging clip.
  • Remove the hanging clip.

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Unscrew the six 8mm PH2 screws. Unscrew the six 8mm PH2 screws.
  • Unscrew the six 8mm PH2 screws.

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While pressing the spindle lock button, unscrew the collet nut and remove it along with the brass collet.
  • While pressing the spindle lock button, unscrew the collet nut and remove it along with the brass collet.

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To remove the front panel, pry the device apart while holding the device with the other hand.
  • To remove the front panel, pry the device apart while holding the device with the other hand.

  • The front panel should come out easily.

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Remove the connected wiring from the circuit board.
  • Remove the connected wiring from the circuit board.

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Remove the single 4mm screw retaining the circuit board.
  • Remove the single 4mm screw retaining the circuit board.

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Gently pry the circuit board from the back piece.
  • Gently pry the circuit board from the back piece.

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Gently pull motor assembly out of the panel.
  • Gently pull motor assembly out of the panel.

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Motor separates into two pieces.
  • Motor separates into two pieces.

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The fan assembly is attached to the rotor beam, it can be disassembled to change the fan by simply pulling off the pieces.
  • The fan assembly is attached to the rotor beam, it can be disassembled to change the fan by simply pulling off the pieces.

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Conclusion

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

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