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How to replace an Antec 900 200mm fan

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My dad busted some blades on my Antec Nine Hundred's 200mm fan. How would I take the case apart, and get to it, and replace it. I already have a spare fan.
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post #2 of 8
soundx98 used this method in his mod.
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To remove the top panel:
2 screws on the underside of top need to be removed to realease the 200mm fan.
Push the rear and side clips to the outside to release.
The front clips are 1.25” to 1.5” from the front panel.
You need to push forward from the rear.
(You can’t actually see them)
Take a long flat blade screwdriver and press the tabs gently towards the front.
(This is where I broke one of the clips)
Superglue to repair the tabs or double sided tape to secure it if necessary.
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Thank you rep+
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post #4 of 8
Taking it apart is the easy part. There's no need for superglue.
The hard part is finding another fan that size.
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post #5 of 8
noob question but im curious. where would one find such a big fan? or does a special one have to be ordered from antec?

EDIT: i dont run it on full speed because of the fact that i dont wanna kill it since i cant find a replacement
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post #6 of 8
i believe you can order a replacement from antec.
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post #7 of 8
Yeah I think you should be able to get one from Antec because even 3rd party sellers offer it
http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?...oducts_id=6685
post #8 of 8
Antec sells the fan plus shipping for $35 save the $12 for some thing else
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