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Oracle® Exadata X8-2 Database Server Service Manual

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Updated: July 2020

Install the Temperature Sensor

  1. Install the temperature sensor by carefully inserting the sensor-end of the cable through the rear opening directly under the left side of the disk backplane. Then push/pull the sensor cable through the left-front chassis sidewall [1].
    image:Figure showing the temperature sensor being installed into the
  2. Install the temperature sensor into the plastic housing by inserting the cable through the slit in the housing. Then ensure that the temperature sensor is properly seated into the housing [2, 3].
  3. Carefully insert the FIM assembly into the front panel of the server chassis [3].
  4. Install and tighten the two Phillips screws to secure the FIM assembly to the server chassis [4].
  5. Reconnect the temperature sensor cable to the disk backplane.
    image:Figure showing the temperature sensor cable being connected to the
                            disk backplane.
  6. Return the server to operation.
    1. Install the server top cover.

      See Install the Server Top Cover.

    2. Return the server to the normal rack position.

      See Return the Server to the Normal Rack Position.

    3. Reconnect the power cords to the power supplies, and power on the server.

      See Reconnect Data Cables and Power Cords and Power On the Server.

    4. Verify that the power supply AC OK LED is lit.

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