Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works

random loud blowing coming from tower

  • Please log in to reply



    New Member

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 2 posts
my computer is driving me nuts. It creates a loud blowing sound every few minutes I am using it, and even does it when I'm not even on the computer. Its so loud it startles me, and I always have to turn up the volume so I can hear my music over it. I thought it might be due to dust in the back, so I vacuumed it, but that didn't change anything.

Does anyone know how I can make this go away?
Any advice would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you.
  • 0




    Member 2k

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,896 posts
We'd pretty much have to guess that something is overheating and causing a fan to start running. Can you set your tower up where you can open the cover quickly when it starts, to see which fan it is? Since overheating can cause serious damage quickly it's important to locate the problem and fix it as soon as possible.
  • 0

Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP