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I think my fan on my laptop has stopped working im wondering how to take the laptop apart to clean the fan and connect it properly

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Check the site of ur computer's manufacturer..and ask for manual..or any other thing related to ur problem..

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EMachines e728 cooling fan turned off, even after a ridiculous amount of screwing i can't get to it. How can i take it apart properly?


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You may visit a computer tech to clean the cooling fan,it needs to be clean to avoid overheating or damaging your motherboard..

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Since you want to upgrade your video card to a much powerful one, you can check this out ATI Radeon HD 4670 HD4670 512MB DVI PCIe Video Card.

Doing the upgrade a power supply upgrade is also advisable since new video card like now requires a high power supply, upgrade the power supply to at least 500W and for a additional fan is already recommended to avoid any overheating problem.

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Laptop switched off while i was working on it


After the notebook shuts down do not turn it back on for 15 minutes and then test it again. Will the notebook work longer if you let it cool down for a while? Isn’t it hot if you touch the bottom? Can you hear the fan running?
Most likely you experience a laptop overheating problem and it would be fixed by cleaning the cooling module – the heat sink and the fan. The notebook processor produces a lot of heat when the notebook is turned on. The cooling module helps to keep the CPU cool when the laptop is working. The cooling module includes two parts: the heat sink and the cooling fan. The heat sink is attached to the CPU and helps to conduct the heat from the processor to the radiator. The cooling fan blows on the radiator and helps to disperse the heat produced by the CPU. The laptop will overheat if the heat sink radiator is clogged with lint and dust or if the cooling fan stopped spinning.
If your laptop shuts down after some time without any reason and warning, check if the cooling fan spins. Usually it makes some noise and you can hear it. If the fan works fine, then check if the heatsink is clogged. In some cases you can clean the heat sink with compressed air, just blow inside the fan openings on the laptop bottom. If the heatsink is completely clogged, then it is necessary to remove the heatsink for cleaning.

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If the noise is troubling you can see about ordering a replacement for it. Thats the easiest fix. Your other choice is to take it all apart and see whats up in the inside of the fan.

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Power Supply fan is not working in ThinkCentre M50 8189 D6G


Thanks for asking ...simply check the power supply fan....remove the Power supply(SMPS) from your system 1st....then remove the fan in it....try to rotate it by hands.....if it is not rotating smothly then it needs lubrication & your power supply unit needs cleaning.....if it is working fine then check the fan power section in Power supply...
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I think the fan is making a super loud grinding noise.


I would not recommend this. You could fry your cpu and then you would have no notebook. If you are going to open the notebook make sure there is nothing interfering with the fan. The fan can be replace. Take the fan out and try to replace it, if needed. Do not run the notebook without a fan.


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Hi, you most probably have a sticky on/off switch on your case. Turn the power off. Remove the side cover, trace your wires from the front switch to the mobo, identify witch is the power switch [this is usualy marked with PWR or PWS on the board and also on the wire from the switch. Disconnect this wire then turn on the power and use a fine screwdriver to bridge the two pins on the board, if all works properly then replace the switch Regards mistyman

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