Having problems with your Dell (6F858) Cooling Fan ?

My laptop crashed because my cooling fan failed.

\015 My Dell Inspiron laptop crashed because my cooling fan failed. I had a tech take my important files off my hard drive. Can I replace the cooling fan and will my laptop live again?\015

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It is possible but not guatanteed but fans are pretty cheap anyways so it's worth a try
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