Installing a 80 mm fan

The Flex System Enterprise Chassis comes with four 80 mm fan modules already installed in the rear of the chassis. You can install up to four additional 80 mm fan modules for a total of eight 80 mm fan modules.

See Installing components to determine the number of 80 mm fan modules that are required and where they should be installed in your chassis configuration.

To install a 80 mm fan module, complete the following steps.

Graphic showing the installation of a 80 mm fan module

  1. Remove the fan module filler, if one is installed.
  2. Grasp the fan module by the handle and align it with the fan bay.
  3. Slide the fan module into the chassis until it locks in place.