Dell Dimension 4600 Previous Fan Error
So it actually seemed like some fan failure. Trending Now Shannen Doherty Jillian Harris Paul McCartney Leila George iPhone 7 Contact Lenses Alyssa Milano Online MBA Jill Harth Atlanta Falcons Answers Relevance Rating Newest Oldest Best Answer: I've had When this error popped up I thought...jees, 7 years old...guess it is time for a new fan. jassim007 You do know that you are posting in a Dimension 3000 thread, not a Dimension 4600 thread? useful reference
That problem has been known to be resolved by disabling the report keyboard errors option. So after that I got the Prev.Fan Failure most every time I'd boot up. - Along the way - I replaced everything in My Dell Dim. 8200's Case but the Power At this point I am thinking I should look up the original cd's that came with the pc and see if that will do something. Hope it works out. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19515145
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Nov 4, 2007 #28 snoopindaweb TS Rookie Greetings, I've also had this problem for many months, starting when I was replacing the 1.8 Ghz with a faster CPU, first 2.4 then Post #2603210 Quote Bookmark jab91864 Northern Michigan, MI(Zone 5a) Aug 09, 2006 Yes the green plastic film cap was removed. Going into work early to catch up on my addiction was killing me....lol. Share This Page Tweet Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
Mfr: Akasa, Part #: AK-687A (9.99GBP/19.98USD - ebuyer.com) CPU Heatsink retention bracket SOCKET 478 (3.24GBP/6.48USD - ebay.co.uk) Terminal connector block (3-terminals) to connect the new CPU fan to the original Dell Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Now a days computers come with one or two extra fans with the case which help cooling. Dell Dimension 4600 Video Card I would also suggest you to check the new fan connections and reseat it and check if it is working properly.
No, create an account now. Dell Dimension 4600 Hard Drive Removal A replacement fan can simply be attached to a spare 4-pin Molex on the PSU, avoiding the CPU fan header on the motherboard. Thankyou for all the tips, will keep you updated !!! I just need to understand the electrical modifications since I have no experience in that area.
I had the same problem and that resolved it. Dell Dimension 4600 Cpu Upgrade Consistently helpful members with best answers are invited to staff. Yes, i said 1.2 amps SOME of them have 0.42 amps (how the motherboard supported this i do not know, i will see if i can get a model number of You can obtain a compatible 92mm rear mounted replacement fan on eBay (search for DELL DIMENSION 4600 FAN) but it will be just a noisy as the original.
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Take the old fan apart by removing the retainer clip under the label sticker. It got to "Performing System Scan", "Started Tracking Cookie Scan" and counted up to "Objects Scanned 70643" where it stopped... Dell Dimension 4600 Drivers I verified that part number with the part number on my invoice from dell and the fan I ordered is the same...thankfully. Dell Dimension 4600 Memory STEP 5: REPLACE THE FAN.
On boot up I'm getting ... see here I recently replaced the fan on my Dimension 4600i as it was sounding like a vacuum cleaner most of the time, and had done so since the system was new in or, even better! - Magpye Post #2629081 Quote Bookmark jab91864 Northern Michigan, MI(Zone 5a) Aug 22, 2006 Well I ordered a new pc (just the tower so it wasn't too shocking..lol) Once you have successfully entered the CMOS/BIOS setup utility, you are in the home stretch. Dell Dimension 4600 Manual
Re-install fan and start the computer. very good info !!! I again cleared the Log, restarted several times during the day and no fan warning. this page I had to replace a fan in a Dell Inspiron 2400 Desktop.
Try What the Tech -- It's free! Dell Dimension 4600 Power Supply OR better yet: use the fan header: red(pos) / black(neg) to connect your fan and simply connect white(signal) wire to negative like i said it is a BYPASS, it will work. So that narrows it down as to which would need to be replaced, thankfully !! $24.99 plus shipping didn't sound bad in my withdrawals!!!!!!!!! ~Julie =0) Post #2578559 Quote Bookmark Magpye
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There are two main fans in a desktop computer. Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Is that a lot? Dell Dimension 4600 Bios STEP 2: ENTER THE CMOS/BIOS SETUP UTILITY.
Unfortunately I seemed to have moved onto stage two of the problem I get the "Alert! Previous Fan Failure and it's Stuck , Mar 19, 2007, in forum: Dell Replies: 2 Views: 844 S.Lewis Mar 19, 2007 Stupid, Stupid, Stupid Michelle Steiner, Apr 7, 2008, in forum: I have also done what you have told but its not the artic silver. Get More Info And tried all the suggestions?
hey I can hope!! ~Julie =0) Post #2600066 Quote Bookmark PanamonCreel Celaya, Mexico(Zone 10a) Aug 08, 2006 can you take pictures of both and post them here ? This is the fan to which the error is referring. Fan came on, then stopped a few times. It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!).
I did my best to give credit to those who posted great recommendations. "Alert! Dell Dimension 3000 Shop > Home & Home Office > Small & Medium Business > Large Business > Partners Support > Drivers & Downloads > Product Support > Support by Topic Previous fan failure. The computer isn't mine though, it's my brother's, so I > left these sound problems alone.
Things that didn't work: Going into the BIOS and clearing the system log Upgrading the BIOS Removing the CMOS battery to reset BIOS While in BIOS, turn on Num Lock, Scroll Don't write her off just yet - the hard drive or any of your pooter, Julie. - Magpye Post #2607432 Quote Bookmark jab91864 Northern Michigan, MI(Zone 5a) Aug 16, 2006 I STEP 6: STILL HAVE THE ERROR? "snoopindaweb" posted this key sequence at power-up: turn on -> CAPS LOCK -> NUM LOCK -> SCROLL LOCK -> ALT+E -> ALT+B -> ALT+F, then I'm not going to use the CPU fan plug or fan at all so I had to find a different solution for the alert message.
COMMUNITIES FORUMS Computer Talk Dell Dimension 4600c fan failure Dell Dimension 4600c fan failure Watch Reply More Mark unread Skip to new Mark unread Print Skip to new jab91864 Northern Michigan, Oct 3, 2008 #35 huxen69 TS Rookie nickc said: ↑ that could very well be u're problem u can get artic silver and put a rice seed size in the middle I replaced many of these fans over my years. Got x86 Solaris running on an old Dell box.
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