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Replacing fans

For Satellites & orbit fixtures


To avoid possible electric shock, special care should be taken since water is employed in the use of

aquarium equipment. For each of the following situations, do not attempt repairs by yourself. Return

the appliance to your retailer or discard the appliance.

• If an electrical appliance falls into the water, or water drips onto the electronics, DON’T reach for it!

First unplug it and then retrieve it. If electrical components of the appliance get wet, unplug the

appliance immediately.

• Always unplug appliance from an outlet when not in use, before putting on or taking off parts,

and before cleaning. Never yank cord to pull plug from outlet. Grasp the plug fully and pull out to


• Carefully examine the appliance after replacement. It should not be plugged in if there is water on

parts not intended to get wet.

• Do not operate any appliance if it has a damaged cord or plug, or if it is malfunctioning or has been

dropped or damaged in any manner.

Replacement Instructions:

All Fixtures:

Replacing fans

For Satellites & orbit fixtures

1. Unplug fixture and place upside down on a flat surface. Carefully remove the splash lens and


2. Remove the screws that hold the end panel in place, also remove the four (4) screws that hold the


3. Cut the two thin wires for the fan approximately 1" from the fan housing. Place new fan in place,

ensuring that the fan is blowing out (there is an indicator on the fan.)

4. Using wire nuts (included), reconnect wires. Make sure that nothing is touching the fan blades,

replace four screws and then reattach end panel. Replace end panel screws.

5. Replace reflector and lamp(s). Replace splash lens and test before putting fixture back on the tank.


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