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Clickbytesdotnet 60.877 προβολές 6:13 清洗Thinkpad T61风扇 - Διάρκεια: 7:50. After that I was getting immediately the fan error message.I disconnected the fan from the motherboard and then bended the three tiny black metalic clips that keep the fan as one Yes, multiple times with my Dyson vacuum, one of the greatest engineering products. You will need small philips driver set, lubricant (WD-40 works great for me), cleaning alcohol, and CPU thermal compound. have a peek at these guys

Top Kudoed Posts Subject kudos Re: X230 windows 10 upgrade 3 Re: X1 Yoga Touch Screen No Longer Working 3 Re: Thinkpad X1 2016 microSD slot idiocy 2 Re: System Update I assume that to make my theory right one of the outside wires is the speed sensor lead. Related This entry was posted in How-to. Followed your directions, and now it works perfectly!

Lenovo X61 Fan Replacement

OS, applications, other settings all ready to go) - but I think there might be some windows device manager issues if there are different internal components on a replacement x60 and Top Profile Reply with quote dr_st Post subject: Re: How to fix fan error on X61PostPosted: Sun Oct 14, 2012 4:02 am Offline Senior ThinkPadder Joined: Sat Oct 29, dorivercom 7.704 προβολές 5:06 Lenovo x60s - Διάρκεια: 3:52. Thanks again!

Instead I cleaned it with alcohol and brush. Does it only go in, in one direction? I really love this machine and hope I can resolve this problem with your shared insight and help. I'll also take note of the Fan Control parameter you said for temporary usage.

Cancel Add your answer lkvee will be eternally grateful. Lenovo Fan Error On Boot On top of this, I'm finding all kinds of conflicting part #/FRU's for this fan. Blog Categories Blogroll (1) Diary (1) How-to (3) Uncategorized (3) Wisdom (4) Pages 꿈같은 사랑 1. 꿈만 같으면서도 뚜렷한사랑 2. 넓고 크고 높고 깊은사랑 3. 전에도 이제도 후에도 계신사랑 Links Recent http://forum.thinkpads.com/viewtopic.php?t=106744 regazzz 51.842 προβολές 16:42 Water Test of Working Thinkpad T60 - Διάρκεια: 1:16.

I did not seriously consider Lenovo and I probably won't consider them when I purchase my next machine, which will probably be at the end of this year. (I'm planning to Re-assembly all parts in reverse order. Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Users Online 106 Members / 2368 Guests English Community > ThinkPad Notebooks > ThinkPad X Series Laptops > x61 - fan error If your post does not appear in the new queue, it's because of the stupid spam filter.

Lenovo Fan Error On Boot

or something else?) : On page #74 of the manual :** unplug the jacks by using the removal tool antenna RF connector (P/N: 08K7159) or pick the connectors with your fingers

so, are the fans and the X61 working normally? Lenovo X61 Fan Replacement Here is a link to the service manual. Pull it upward, it will come out very easily.

I got another heatsink/fan. More about the author Already three years since I fixed my X61, and the repair is still holding up. Top Profile Reply with quote dr_st Post subject: Re: How to fix fan error on X61PostPosted: Sun Oct 14, 2012 8:41 am Offline Senior ThinkPadder Joined: Sat Oct 29, RMania 429.055 προβολές 1:16 IBM LENOVO FAN T60 T61 Replacement Guide - Install Fix Replace - Laptop Heatsink CPU Fan - Διάρκεια: 6:27.

shockdoctor1992 1.349.529 προβολές 8:25 How to fix Graphics Card in Lenovo R61 - Διάρκεια: 6:13. There is only one choice left - MacBook. Three pictures below show the system and the fan after they are detached. check my blog NOTEB00KPC 30.871 προβολές 8:19 T60/T61 CPU Fan Repair - Διάρκεια: 2:41.

Bruno Andrade 11.337 προβολές 2:28 how to fix FAN ERROR in laptop - Διάρκεια: 1:02. As shown from Tablets, the trend is to remove all the moving parts such as fan or harddisk, which is a bit sad as a mechanical engineer.🙂 Reply DerMultiGeraet says: 01/25/2014 Reply shanen0 says: 08/21/2012 at 7:39 PM Well, for whatever it's worth, I weighed my situation some more and finally went ahead and paid to have it fixed… I felt that

See the fan enclosed inside the gray cage?

But really, even taking it very slow, it was not particularly difficult to replace the fan/Cooler unit. Useful links: The /r/thinkpad FAQ wiki ThinkPad buyer's guide for n00bs ThisIsThinkPad.com ThinkPad Design - Spirit & Essence ThinkWiki (Linux) ThinkPads.com Support Community Lenovo Community Forum Lenovo Outlet (US) Lenovo Outlet I believe I put an appropriate amount of torque on the three screws on the CPU and the sole screw on the GPU. I'm going to focus on the motherboard, but not sure what to look for except dust bunnies (original heatsink/fan was clogged/dirty).

Thinkpad is well designed physiologically, though probably not esthetically, which makes us easy to replace its parts. A can of compressed air may be useful too, but be careful with that. See two silver rods lying parallel on top of copper heatsink? http://softacoustik.com/fan-error/lenovo-thinkpad-t60-fan-error.php I called a few computer repair shops and most will charge around $100-$150/hr if I can't do this on my own.

If you take the blade off from the fan hub (by just pulling out), you will see the motor assembly. My laptop is not completely usable without noise, though it cannot compete with Intel's current Core 2 Duo products. NOTEB00KPC 30.871 προβολές 8:19 Thinkpad (T60/T61) HDD Swap - Διάρκεια: 3:54. Well, personally I too won't buy any Lenovo product.

The problem can be in the board (rare) or in the fan (common).When the problem is in the fan, then the motor is either completely dead or has some problems. A decal indicates it was made by Toshiba. Enter BG 4.865 προβολές 14:33 " Fan error " ThinkPad X201i ■ Replace CPU Fan - Διάρκεια: 19:41. Presumably your replacements are the correct ones for your laptop.

Skyforfly 20.807 προβολές 7:50 how to fix FAN ERROR in laptop - Διάρκεια: 1:02. I have the same problem on a ThinkPad X61 (though it is somewhat older than his machine apparently was), but I have doubts about how long the cleaning-and-WD40 approach will work… but it sounds bad. Expert PC 65 προβολές 4:38 Lenovo ThinkPad X61 Tablet Repair - Disassembly/Teardown video - Διάρκεια: 11:01.

NOTEB00KPC 267.168 προβολές 7:44 Lenovo R61 T61 14,1" Laptop Notebook RAM CPU Keyboard Cooler Upgrade Tutorial repair howto - Διάρκεια: 24:58. NOTEB00KPC 69.110 προβολές 19:41 Unlock Power-On password ■ThinkPad T400 - Διάρκεια: 7:44. Conflicting disassembly/installation guides and Fan FRU parts to buy. (self.thinkpad)submitted 1 year ago * by gtonostalgiaX60I don't have any real experience in repairing laptops/computers on my own and got into a bummer of a situation...