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Gateway M350 replaced fan now won't boot

By morinagirl
May 3, 2007
  1. Help... I was getting a fan failure message, so I ordered a replacement fan. It came today and I replaced it. Now my laptop will not boot up at all. I put the old fan back in and when I start the computer, you can hear the fan kick on, but the system don't boot up.

    Can anyone help me? Thanks
     
  2. gavinseabrook

    gavinseabrook TS Rookie Posts: 528

    Make sure that you didnt disconnect anything importent like other ribbon cables. And make sure everything you unscrewed is properly grounded.
     
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