Question about Computers & Internet

Open Question

2003 vaio PCG-GRT250 (UC) fan noise

I have extremely loud and constant fan noise on this computer

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • Anonymous Oct 28, 2008

    My fan is making very loud noise, and the only way to get it to slow down it to hit my laptop :P

  • sandsues Dec 03, 2008

    I get a noise which may be a fan noise. It's rhythmic almost a ticking sound.

  • Anonymous Feb 13, 2009

    how to remove keyboard

×

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

I have a Sony Vaio Model PCG-5J2L. Lately, the fan has been really loud, and the bottom of the laptop has been heating up and it is VERY HOT. Also, the other day, it just shut down by itself while I...


That recall is for VPCF11 and VPCCW2 models. Your issue definitely sounds like a heat problem. Sometimes it can be a buildup of dust, fuzz, carpet etc especially if you use it on a bed or the floor. Check all the vents and make sure they are clear. If the fan is making abnormally loud noises, slight grinding it could be failing. Here is one, retails for about 35 dollars. Make sure you get one with a heatsink, better safe then sorry. It is not too difficult to replace, but if you are not comfortable doing it then it is best to take it to a computer repair store.

Jun 28, 2011 | Sony VAIO PCG-K33 Notebook

1 Answer

I just got my Vaio PCG-K33 operational once again by installing a replacement LCD screen. Now I realize why I was not in a rush to return this laptop to running condition. The cooling fan runs constantly...


This over heating issue is a common issue for this model of VAIO Computer. You will get a free service or replacement of parts(Battery) from the Sony Service Center. For more information please follow the link below.
VAIO Battery Replacement program
Hope this will help you. All the best.

Sep 17, 2010 | Sony VAIO PCG-K33 Notebook

1 Answer

Loud fan belt type noise from laptop


There are no belts in a computer, sounds like something is rubbing in your computer cooling fan blades, get a can of Duster ( to clean dust from things) and spray the compressed air into all the vent holes to clean out any dust and debris.

May 23, 2010 | Sony VAIO PCG-K35 Notebook

2 Answers

Sony pcg-k33 fan is making noises i took comp apart and cleaned fans with brush but noises still exists and are loud and squeeky


that's the actual fan, brushes may need some fresh oil (like wd40), means opening the lappy back up and removing the fan and dropping some oil inside the fan bearing area (where the fan and hub connect)
this should stop the sounds and help the fan move freely.
though this is also a sign that the fan is unhealthy and will eventually need replaced.
hope this helps.

Jan 03, 2010 | Sony VAIO PCG-K33 Notebook

1 Answer

How the most large hd i can choose to do a upgrade on my notebook?


You can buy any 2.5 inch notebook hdd, just make sure you look at your manual to see if your connector is SATA before you buy. Good luck.

May 21, 2009 | Sony VAIO GRT250 Notebook

1 Answer

2003 vaio PCG-GRT250 (UC) fan noise


yes the fan can be replaced separately, and should be done immediately
but I would strongly suggest that you take it to a qualified technician to do the repair

Feb 03, 2009 | Sony VAIO VGN-FJ270/B Notebook

1 Answer

I have no sound on my Sony Vaio PCG-GRT250 laptop.


There can be a lot of reasons, 1) first try ths , Goto run and type services .msc  then check the audio  service to see i fit is started , if stopped start the service 2) you can also try and reinstall the drivers try add hardware icon in the control panel else use device manager

Dec 31, 2008 | Sony VAIO VGN-FJ270/B Notebook

1 Answer

Dim screen


Hi

You have not mention about your location. However there are many companies provide laptop parts including the FL inverters. if you have the the inverter with you it will be simple to replace when you open the display frame as you can remove the old FL inverter module and put new one. It has sockets that you can easily connect.

You can get the parts from Sony, also 3rd party dealers
here is the some links for them

http://www.sparepartswarehouse.com

http://www.priorityelectronics.com


http://www.simplemicro.com

Please post your question if you need further assistance.

Good Luck

Feb 02, 2008 | Sony VAIO GRT250 Notebook

2 Answers

My Laptop Fan is too loud!


If you know how to open up the back cover of the laptop,it is easy to take out the fan unit, have it clean up or replace with a new fan( not very expensive items ).other alternative is to get the service centre to do it,also not very costly.hope it help

Aug 13, 2007 | Sony VAIO GRT260 Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

726 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14162 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...