Authored by: Kishor Patel
IQ Flex - How to Oil Lid Hinge
Type (Procedural / Informational /Troubleshooting)
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Summary: IQ Flex Scanners have a lid where the hinges need oiling to eliminate or reduce noise. Below is the step by step procedure on how to oil the hinges.
Image of the hinge assembly:
1. Remove T-10 Torx screw:
2. Use a T-10 screwdriver to remove the screw holding the hinge cover:
3. After the screw is removed. Slide-out the hinge cover in the direction of the arrow on the hinge cover:
6. Hinge cover is removed:
7. You will need a general-purpose lubricating oil:
8. Apply 1-2 drops of oil on the four locations on the hinge:
11. Reinstall cover after applying oil to the hinge.