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What's making this sound?


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#1 thejduman

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Posted 04 February 2018 - 01:34 PM

I have an old HP desktop that lately has been making this loud whining noise. What component could be making this noise?

 

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#2 OldPhil

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Posted 04 February 2018 - 02:23 PM

IMO sounds like fan going bad. An easy test to see if it is a fan, shut down remove the side cover. Get a plastic or wooden small dowel, you it to hold the blades still for a few seconds then hit the button. You will need to repeat for each fan, you have at least two one on the processor and one in the power supply.

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