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Loud fan noise

The fan runs all the time it started about a month ago and I bought it new in 08/08

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You may need to reset the SMC. Unplug all cables from your iMac including the keyboard, mouse, power cable, DSL, everything. Wait at least 5 minutes. Now plug the power cord in making sure not to be pressing the power button at the same time. Connect all cables and press the power button and start your iMac. If you still hear the noise then take it in for service.

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I held down the command key while turning the mac off and when turning it back on, worked a treat. (and service is $$$$ and I have had this problem before) saved with hold of a button!!!

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