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    Default Re: Laptop, new hard drive - overheating/noisy fan

    Quote Originally Posted by --Wolf-- View Post
    Been waiting for it to happen again, but it seems to have fixed itself?

    Maybe something was lose and it came right? No new software was installed or any other program changes.

    Interesting to see it fixed itself but if i was you i would still change battery .


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    Senior Member --Wolf--'s Avatar
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    Default Re: Laptop, new hard drive - overheating/noisy fan

    Just wanted to post a quick update in case anyone runs into the same problem.

    The fan starting being noisy again and overheating so took it back in. They replaced the CPU fan and heat sink and now it is working fine.

    So who knows if it was related to them replacing the HDD or just bad timing.

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    Default Re: Laptop, new hard drive - overheating/noisy fan

    If they were competent at repair they shouldn't have done anything to the fan when replacing the HDD, I wouldn't be surprised if it was just the two things at once... it seems to happen a lot.
    Non-system disk or disk error. Replace and strike any key when ready.

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