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  • pkw1964 May 20, 2009

    My fan was very noisy while gaming and now just stopped completely. Need to replace fan and want to know how for sure

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I would leave this to a pro! If you put in a fan that connects to main board you could have wrong amps and burn your machine up. If you want to take a chance, unplug power cord and look for power connection to main board. See if it has two wires or three. If it has three wires, it talk to board about heat issues. Could be two snap clamps or it could be four screws you have to take off fan. Take this to a computer sales place and have them match old fan with new one. Good luck!

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