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Thank youu 11/05/2015 by Jackyson Ong It worked man. all drivers are okay and windows tells me that the Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet device is okay and ready to use. There is no choice 'C'. 99% of the time the fan is at fault, particularly if it is still running 'a bit. I gave up and bought a new computer, but now that I don't really need the laptop anymore (btw: I kept it alive thanks to this article by blowing compressed air http://jvmwriter.org/fan-error/lenovo-z61m-fan-error.html

Remove three screws securing the fan assembly, unplug the fan cable from the motherboard. Replaced both the fan AND the motherboard, and I'm STILL GETTING THE ERROR!!!!!! It took approximately two hours from start to finish being careful especially with reinstalling the heatsink and torquing the mounting screws. Remember meLog InCancelBy signing up or using the Techwalla services you agree to the Techwalla Terms of Use and Privacy PolicySign UpLog InCreate an account and join the conversation!

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Harshit July 11, 2009 | Great Forum. I solved this problem with a oily liquid named WD40 and after that fan of my laptop worked well. If I am on battery power, no problems. and one fan spins during BIOS for a small period of time while the smaller fan does not spin at all.

Did you touch or remove the memory module by any chance? Make sure that thermal grease is applied correctly. I don't want to risk damaging the laptop. Lenovo T61 Fan Error Bypass I faced the same Fan Error in my think pad..

Joseph August 27, 2008 | nice article, it got me through this fan removal/replacement. It takes some time to download the maintenance manual because it's a 5MB file. This is a temporary fix. https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/Fan-Error-Lenovo-T500-T510-T400-T410-T60-T61-rejuvinating-the/td-p/894967 peterb67 Motherboards, Bios & CPU 4 09-10-2004 10:29 PM Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit

Keep in mind, that in the fan assembly picture, the top fan displayed is the one that I ordered. Lenovo T500 Fan Replacement Hope you find this minor essay helpful. Perhaps many T42's were assembled incorrectly, and they didn't peel off the pink sheet when they were supposed to? Is that the GPU, or should I look somewhere else? _________________R61, Core 2 Duo T8300 at 2.40GHz, 15.4" WXGA, XP Pro Top Profile Reply with quote Tõnis Post subject:

Lenovo Laptop Fan Error On Startup

Log in om je mening te geven. https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/194666/How+to+fix+fan+error using plastic bottles?!?!?!?!?!? - Duur: 1:28. Thinkpad Fan Error Bypass Maureen IML Tech November 1, 2008 | maureen, will I have lost any data once the fan is replaced? How To Fix A Fan Error On A Lenovo Thinkpad Anyway, I have another thinkpad (T29 - which has its own issues by the way) so I took the fan from the T42 and tried it on the T29 - its

Thus, upon startup, the fan pulses, starts then stops then starts again etc never really getting going and a couple of seconds later the fan error message comes up and the this content and one fan spins during BIOS for a small period of time while the smaller fan does not spin at all. Replaced both the fan AND the motherboard, and I’m STILL GETTING THE ERROR!!!!!! If the fan is still not working, your computer will be unable to boot, displaying yet another "fan error" message. Lenovo T60 Fan Replacement

Once the assembly is removed, pry open the fan, and remove the blades and clean and lubricate the shaft. please help.. This resulted in the unit heating up considerably, as well as numerous "fan error" messages on bootup. weblink So if you hit ESC, does your fan work normally, or do you overheat?

Although it took much longer (around 1 minute, as opposed to 10 seconds), eventually the fan did start speeding up and right when it kicked into top speed, the laptop shutdown. Lenovo T61 Fan Price I will post again if this doesn't last. [Also, SpeedFan says it can control fan speed depending on hardware capabilites, but I don't believe my T41p is allowing that. Also when replacing heat sink assembly and before bolting it, wiggle it while pressing on it so the thermal joint compound spreads itself at the surfaces of contact.

The online search does not return much useful info.Anyone likes to comment?Have you tried opening the fan and lubriating the shaft?

Any advice from a friend. The only problem I can gather is the fan doesn't work. Cancel elmascarita Rep: 25 1 Posted: 08/05/2015 Options Permalink History I'm have worked on this particular laptop plenty of times. Lenovo T500 Fan Error coz of this, im not entirely certain that my problem has to do with the fan.

If you are getting "fan error" messages, most likely you have to replace the fan. Can this be problem with Fan Assembly? YourHowToChannel 976.903 weergaven 8:58 Unlock Power-On password ■ThinkPad T400 - Duur: 7:44. http://jvmwriter.org/fan-error/lenovo-thinkpad-fan-error.html I have to manually shut it off and when try to restart sometimes it does but sometimes it does not.

I just turned it one for about ten minutes ocne, but then it shut off and began to say "FAN ERROR", again. Bezig... Greenie June 27, 2009 | Thanks everyone for your inputs to this thread. What I cannot do is get it out.

shockdoctor1992 1.349.529 weergaven 8:25 Cheapest laptop cooler in the world! After that it worked great again. JaeH June 25, 2009 | I just replaced fan and heat sink ( I bought used on ebay)on my T42. Buying a replacement (internal) fan seems to be what I was looking for.

Different laptop types with different screen sizes use different fans, so you have to find the correct one witch fits your model. I'm also running Mobile Meter, and my CPU/CPU/HDD temperature readings are staying steady around 46/41/29 when my external fan is running. Maybe you can find help in there. March 12 by Sanne Holt Thank you.I use a hair blower .Work for me .Thank you.I have a Lenovo T410 April 9 by thodia1 Amazing!

I think something else than the fan just moved around a little bit and screwing up the startup but all the wires seem to be connected and everything looks OK. Andreea January 21, 2009 | Hi! Try removing them one by one. Put a new thin even layer thermal grease on the CPU and GPU.

thanks! I am seeing many "long heatsinks" on ebay that aren't the same FRU #. What do I have to do to resolve it? IML Tech November 19, 2009 | Rob, I have a t41p.

When I checking the power of fan, it's only 3-5V, not (5V). Look inside the heat sink. After reading through this forum, I decided that I would go ahead and order the fan part and fix the computer myself.