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04-12-2013, 02:30 PM
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Okay...what's up with my laptop?

Every now and then my laptop's cooling fan makes a noise like a little piece of plastic is stuck in there and is taking a spin for about 10-15 seconds. Anyone know what's up? My laptop is still running fine though...so far.

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Probably something loose inside.

I recommend turning it upside down and shaking violently.

(I really don't)

If you feel comfortable to open it you could. Or take it to a repair shop and lose $50.

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Open it up and check whether or not there's a little piece of plastic in there.

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Every now and then my laptop's cooling fan makes a noise like a little piece of plastic is stuck in there and is taking a spin for about 10-15 seconds. Anyone know what's up? My laptop is still running fine though...so far.
I had that happen to me, I ended up needing a new cooling fan. Wasn't that expensive.

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Did some disk cleaning and it hasn't happened since.

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