Dell Dimension 4600 Fan Replacement
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This is a guide on how to replace the cooling fan located inside a Dell Dimension 4600.
- Author: Tim
- Time estimate: 5 minutes
- Difficulty: Easy
Use this guide to replace the fan inside of your Dell Dimension 4600.
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Step 1 — Fan ¶
Locate the fan and its black, red, and white power cable.
Step 2 ¶
Follow the power cable to the motherboard connection and remove it by pressing down on the clip.
Step 3 ¶
Locate the release clip on the side of the fan and hold it down with your thumb.
Step 4 ¶
While holding the release clip down, look on the outside of the case where the fan lies.
Using the four black notches as a reference, slide the fan towards the open side releasing the fan.