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Old Oct 28, 2003, 04:05 PM
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Default my fan used to be quiet but now its making noise

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i cleaned it, tried to adjust it and it is still making noise. its an 80mm BB Quiet fan from colorcases.com. i was planning to get a color led fan anyway. any suggestions on a good QUIET fan? please let me know, thank you
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Old Oct 28, 2003, 05:15 PM
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Oil the bearing.
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Old Nov 02, 2003, 08:18 AM
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Might have to open up the comp and check for dust
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Old Nov 02, 2003, 02:23 PM
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There may even be a cable coming into slight contact with the fan.

To oil the bearing you should be able to just peel away any sticker in the centre of the fan and then drop a little oil into the small hole.

And not the stuff you put in cars either!
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Old Nov 02, 2003, 05:54 PM
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[B]i was planning to get a color led fan anyway. any suggestions on a good QUIET fan? please let me know, thank you [/B]
I just got several UV Quad LED fans from [url=***********.bestbyte.net/Category.cfm?CategoryID=8&Keyword=]This Store for my window case. They're awesome!
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Old Nov 02, 2003, 08:57 PM
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thanx 4 the help guys
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