Do i need to replace my case fan?

  jay.p 20:21 05 Jul 2008
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Pc wizard shows
Chasis fan 907 RPM
PROCESSOR FAN 815 RPM
Power/aux fan 10 RPM
The strange thing is that the power/aux fan is blowing strongly out the back of the case.The chasis fan below it is only just turning,probably free wheeling due to the arctic freezer pro blowing through it.
Could Pc wizard have the readings muddled as it seems and is there another programme to check it.
Checked connections and all are ok.
I know fans are cheap and i assume it's a very easy job. Do they just stop working?

  ronalddonald 20:26 05 Jul 2008

looked at the bios settings. Try that 1st you may come across other settings for the fan.

  skidzy 21:55 05 Jul 2008

Speedfan will monitor all speeds and temps for you click here

  spuds 12:19 06 Jul 2008

" Do they just stop working?". They can sometimes.

But as you say, they are cheap to buy. And replacement is easy, providing you take the necessary precautions.

  spuds 12:26 06 Jul 2008

Further info! click here

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