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Lenovo ThinkPad X300 - how to replace the fan

\015 I am getting fan error message after I start my computer and the computer turn itseft off. The fan has been making some noise for some time. I need to replaced the fan. I want like to know how to replaced it\015

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The CPU fan? (the one infront of the processor?)\015\012
\015\012Standard CPU fans have clips, most of them have instructions on motherboards handbook.\015\012
\015\012You may try putting some thermal compound @ the surface of the processor, the reason why your computer turns off after boot up is that it the processor overheats.\015\012
\015\012Thermal compound is cheap, another fan will cost you more (and of course buying a new fan will require you to also buy a thermal compound so you would have something to put after removing the old fan)
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