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HP D530 SFF, PSU replacement

I need to replace the PSU. I am having difficulty in removing it from the case to fit the new one. I have tried to locate a maintenance manual on the WEB in order to take the right steps in sequence but without success. Any help appreciated. I also wish to fit a new quieter Fan. Advise on removal of the old would be helpfull.

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Re: HP D530 SFF, PSU replacement

Ha just had the same problem myself, infact its easy. You must remove the rear plate of the machine - just 2 screws in the upper corners hold it on. the you can wriggle it off and slide the psu out the back. just make sure you untangle the power cables before you pull too hard, or you'll br replacing the mobo too :) hth f

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Re: HP D530 SFF, PSU replacement

You need to find out the motherboard make or a serial number. As this may have a slocket type fitted processor(on it's side) and makes you limited with fan types etc.

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