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mathmastermind

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when i open my computer up the cpu fan doesnt move and i get a message and it shuts down,but when i help it with a pen a few times, it starts moving and then everything works fine
 
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Need to replace it , probably bearings going bad. You can pull up the paper sticker and put a drop of 3-in-1 oil or sewing machine oil in it and it will get you by until you can replace it. What processor and heat sink are you running?
 

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ok i will try that.
i have a really old pc but it works fine for my daily needs so i use it.
processor is intel core 2 and the heat sunc is standard.
 
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