CPU fan twitches then shuts off

By Skoberlink
May 28, 2008
  1. alright I just built my first computer. I've been inside one before but this is the first time building from scratch. I actually posted on here awhile ago about a problem I had turned out to be a bad power button. Anyway got a replacement from newegg and built it all no problems. It turns on all fans start up except my cpu fan. it twitches a little as if it's about to start and then stops. what's the problem? I was under the impression that it ran nonstop even with a temp sensor on it (which I believe it has). Any suggestions?
  2. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,876   +332

    It would help if you let us know what specs you have even if they are listed somewhere else on these forums.

    If it is a Gigabyte motherboard, it should come up to speed when the CPU warms up. Does it?
  3. Skoberlink

    Skoberlink TS Rookie Topic Starter

    haha yeah it is and I actually found that out right after posting. i googled it with gigabyte as a search term as well and found that out. it's all good thanks!
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