When facing the printer's front door, the right side cover is referred to as the right side panel. The X1C utilizes a metal panel.
Unacceptable deformation or damage on the right panel
Before commencing the operation, ensure that the machine is switched off. If an AMS is connected, remove the PTFE tube and AMS buffer before proceeding.
Remove the upper glass cover plate, open the front door, and remove the 4 screws on the front pillar with the H2.0 hex key.
Remove the 4 screws on the rear part of the panel using the H2.0 hex key.
Remove the EVA pad located in the middle of the upper beam, and then use an H2.0 hex key to remove one screw.
Place the printer on its side, with the right panel facing up, and remove the 2 screws using an H2.0 hex key.
Using both hands, carefully hold the right panel and remove it from the printer.
Install the right panel onto the printer, ensuring it is properly in place.
Secure 2 screws at the bottom and put the printer upright.
Secure 1 screw in the middle of the upper beam, and attach back the EVA pad.
Secure the 4 screws on the front pillar.
Secure 4 screws on the rear of the right panel, and place back the upper glass cover plate.
NOTE: This procedure involves a lot of screws. To prevent any issues, please ensure to label and group them into separate sections accordingly.
Remove the 10 screws and 4 screws from the rear cover shown in the picture. There are 2 types of screws, so keep them separate and remember which ones go where.
To prevent getting stuck, first unlock the left side belt tension port, followed by the right side one, before removing the rear cover.
The right metal panel of the old version is fixed with a total of 16 screws, of which the 4 screws at the back are different from the other 12 screws. Refer to the picture below to find the screws in the corresponding positions and remove them one by one, then remove the entire right panel.
Note: X1 can refer to this version for processing, but the screws will be different due to different materials.
Install the right side panel to the printer, making sure it is in place.
All screws should be locked according to the actual version. Please refer to the picture below for the screw-locking sequence. Note that the rear 4 screws are different from those in other positions, so don’t make a mistake.
To install the rear cover, pass the PTFE tube through the tube bracket. Begin by installing the right side belt tension port first, followed by the left side.
Install the 10 + 4 screws (see picture), and place back the top glass cover plate.
Visually check the appearance and confirm that the right panel is installed in place.