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jewel9997
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Computer on start up says that the cpu fan is not working.

I opened it up, it spins manually when touched, but then stops.  The power is pushed in all the way.  What fan goes to a Pavillion p6280t? Thanks

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jewel9997
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Re: Computer on start up says that the cpu fan is not working.

Change that, fan works.  I tested it on husband computer.  Does a hp pavillion p6280t have other fan power source locations?  If not, what do I do.

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TheOldMan
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Re: Computer on start up says that the cpu fan is not working.

According to this page: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c01324212&tmp_task=prodinfoCategory&lc=en&dlc=en...

Two 12v fan connectors for CPU fan and PC fan.  Just to see if the port on the motherboard is bad, try plugging the CPU fan into the case fan connector, if possible.

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