Computer randomly restarts

By hatesbluescreen
Mar 19, 2008
  1. Hi!
    I had to replace the cooling fan for my CPU in my computer because one of the fan blade broke off. When I did, the computer keeps restarting when it trys to load windows. I try going into safe mode and "last good know configuration" but it does the same thing. I don't have a windows cd for it eaither.
    I plugged the fan into the same spot.
    It looks like its trying to give a blue screen but its restarting waaaay to fast...

    Any suggestions?

  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Did you remove the entire CPU cooling heatsink assembly, or just the fan?
  3. hatesbluescreen

    hatesbluescreen TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 25

    just the fan. the original heat sink is still on the CPU.
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