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hey was up just want to ask if anyone knows how to take off the mounted tricool BIG BOY 200mm Fan of the case cause i have a replace coming in 3 days
and i dont know how to take it off any one?
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do you have revision 2 of te case?
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post #3 of 5
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Originally Posted by noodle View Post
do you have revision 2 of te case?
To find out if your case is Rev 2 just look at the back plane right next to the PCI slots. If it is just a vent back there you have Rev 1, if it has two 3/4 inch holes with rummer grommets in it, it is Rev 2.
    
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Also if you have decent wire management (decent is up for debate) holes pre-cut in the motherboard tray, that should tell you whether you have the newer revision or not.

As for removing the top piece of plastic (which allows you to remove the fan), there are 4 plastic tabs that hold it down. You need to get the front two, which are obviously the most difficult to get at, seeing as they are practically hidden. You will need a long flathead screw driver (unless you have doll hands, or telepathy) to push them in. Its hard to explain, but when you look you will see what I'm talking about. After the front two are pushed, the back two are easy to get at, just make sure none of the front ones push back in. All in all it will probably be a pain in the ass to do.

There are also 2 screws that hold the plastic piece to the metal chasis. REMEMBER TO REMOVE THESE. I didn't notice them, and couldn't figure out what was holding my top piece down -until I just ripped the thing off (wasn't using anyways) and found the 2 screws- that you will need to remove as well.

After that, its just a couple normal screws that you have to remove to get the fan out and your home free!
    
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thanks, should have mentioned that in post
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antec 900 gaming
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E8400 wolfdale @4ghz Asus P5n-t Deluxe 780i BFG 8800 GTS 512mb 2gb corsair xms2 pc2 8500 1066mhz 
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2x WD 160gb sata RAID-0 and 1x maxtor 250gb boot samsung dvd RW +- 40x Vista home premium 32bit Samsung sm225MD 22" 1680x1050 
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Razer reclusa ocz stealth xtreme 500W Antec 900 razer diamondback 3g frost blue 
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steelseries QCK mini 
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