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  1. Gently pull the fan cable connector straight out of its socket on the logic board. Gently pull the fan cable connector straight out of its socket on the logic board.
    • Gently pull the fan cable connector straight out of its socket on the logic board.

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  3. Remove the three 10 mm T10 Torx screws securing the fan to the rear enclosure.
    • Remove the three 10 mm T10 Torx screws securing the fan to the rear enclosure.

    • The uppermost screw has a rubber standoff adhered to its head to support the display—leave this in place.

  4. Remove the fan from the iMac. Remove the fan from the iMac.
    • Remove the fan from the iMac.

Conclusion

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

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