Having problems with your Gateway 506GR PC Desktop ?

PC Fan Issues

\015 Hi. I have a Gateway 506GR Desktop PC. Lately, the fan has sounded like it was grinding or just making a loud, strange noise. I took the main fan out and cleaned the dust out (And there was a lot) as well as the fan that was mounted to the back of the case. Cleaned that one as well.I put them back on, and now since yesterday the fans are just running at a high speed constantly. They never seem to slow down.I'm wondering if I may have put the back fan in backwards. It's blowing air outward from the case. Basically, both fans are blowing outward. Do I want the back fan to be pulling air in, while the main fan blows it out the side?Thanks\015

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1 fan in and 1 fan out, usually out through the front.
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