Operator information panel assembly installation movie - IBM System x3500

To install the Operator information panel assembly:

  1. Position the assembly between the chassis guides, then slide it forward until secured by the latch.
  2. Connect the operator panel cable to the system board and thread it through the cable retainers.

Install the Front Fan Cage:

  1. Align the guides on the fan cage with the release latches on each side.
  2. Push the cage into the server until it latches into place.

    Here's a closer look at the alignment tab on the chassis and slot in the cage assembly.

Install the Processor Front Duct:

  1. Position the processor front duct between the chassis members and seat it in the chassis alignment holes.

    Here's a close-up of the alignment action.

Install the Power Supply:

  1. Press to release the cage locking tab, then rotate the cage down and rotate the handle down to secure it in place.
  2. Place the power supply into the bay and push it in until it locks into place.
  3. Use the same procedure to install Power Supply 2, if installed

Install the Hot-swap Fans:

  1. Open the fan-locking handle on the fan.
  2. Lower the fan into the socket and close the handle to the locked position.
  3. Use the same procedure to install any additional fans.

Install the Bezel:

  1. Insert the hinge tabs on the right side of the bezel into the slots on the server chassis; then, rotate the bezel until secured by the three latches.

    Here's a closer look at a hinge tab.

Install the Left-side Cover:

  1. Position the channel on the cover over the rail on the bottom edge of the chassis.
  2. Rotate the cover closed, ensuring the latch secures it in place.
  3. Lock the side cover, if required.
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Document id:  MIGR-5075141
Last modified:  2008-03-21
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