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Frank McCoy
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      Jun 22nd, 07, 7:38 AM
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>I just installed a new fan because my old one was really loud. Now
>with the current one, I can hear a vibration. It sounds (and feels)
>like the fan is hitting something, but when I open the case I don't
>see any problems.
>
>Have I not plugged it in properly and it's vibrating against the
>motherboard?
>
>Anything?


Look and see if the wiring or something is warping the thing when you
tighten the fan down in place. Sometimes putting it in upside-down or
sideways will fix things.

Try stopping the fan (with a finger in the center, not the fan-blades)
and see if the vibration/hitting-sound stops.

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