Authored by: Kishor Patel
Created:  02-Jan-2021

Article Title

 IQ Flex - How to Oil Lid Hinge

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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:


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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:

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11. Reinstall cover after applying oil to the hinge.