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I have gate way e series one day i turned it off to move it when i went back to turn it on the fan barley started to spin and eventually stopped spinning completly i cleaned it and still nothing happens


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Fan bearings will eventually burn up. There is not way to lubricate them that I've found and as the dirt gets inside they just wear out. As they get more and more reistance to turning they will heat up the small motor inside until they'll most likely burn up and quit working altogether. Afraid you're going to have to purchase a new fan.
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