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Old 05-04-2006, 09:22 PM   #11 (permalink)
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yes, the bearings in your fan are probally just worn out. most places, when you buy a fan, they give you the RPM's and the dB level. you want one with the most RPM's and the lowest dB(sound) level.

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Originally posted by kfc469
well you cant stop the power supply fan for very long. holding something to hold back the fan will burn out the motor/make it overheat
You should be able to tell if sound is coming from the CPU fan, or the PSU. If you can't, then it's not too loud.2

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