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Changes to iMac Intel 27" Retina 5K Display Fan Replacement Introduction

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iMac Intel 27" Retina 5K Display
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iMac Intel 27" Retina 5K Display Fan Replacement
Introduction
Use this guide to replace a broken or noisy fan in your iMac Intel 27" Retina 5K Display, or simply remove it for cleaning.
'''Before beginning any work on your iMac:''' Unplug the computer and press and hold the power button for ten seconds to discharge the power supply's capacitors.
'''Be very careful''' not to touch the capacitor leads or any exposed solder joints on the back of the power supply.
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To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse and use our [guide|30512|adhesive strip replacement guide] to reattach the display glass.
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Summary
Replace a broken or noisy fan in your iMac Intel 27" Retina 5K Display.

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