Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A215-S4747 Notebook ?

Fan problem Hi I have a A215-S4747 toshiba laptop The fan just stop working after i hear a crack sound from inside what could possibly be the problem?


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The fan is clogged an needs to be cleaned if you know how to open the laptop you can move the strip that houses the keyboard ans remove the key board from there you can see the fan that is on the CPU stick a tooth pic in the fan soo that it does not move and blow it clean with compressed air. if not take it to you local computer guy and he can clean it for you.
Examine the fan opening for any foreign objects, there could be something small stuck inside blocking the fan. If there's nothing obvious, then it could be either a worn out bearing or a cracked case - either way, it'll need to be replaced. Try www.impactcomputers.com - they have a wealth of Toshiba parts, you can probably get a new fan assembly for around $50.
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