Installing the power distribution board

If you have moved the power distribution board, install a new one before turning on the server.

To install the power distribution board, do the following:

  1. Align the screw holes in the power distribution board with the mounting studs on the chassis and lower the power distribution board onto the chassis. Then, install the screws to secure the power distribution board.
    Figure 1. Power distribution board installation
    power distribution board installation

  2. Connect cables to the power distribution board.
  3. Install the power distribution board cover. See Installing the power distribution board cover.
  4. Connect the cables to the power supply connector, microprocessor power connector, and power distribution board connector on the system board. See System-board connectors.
    Attention: When connecting the cable to the system board, do not grab the wires. Grab the connector to vertically connect the cable to the system board.
    Figure 2. Connecting the power cable connector to the system board
    Connecting the power cable connector to the system board

  5. Complete the parts replacement. See Completing the parts replacement.