[ltp] Fan problem.

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Tue, 18 Nov 2008 21:22:57 -0200

On Tue, 18 Nov 2008, x03 wrote:
> I have a T61, and when i power on the laptop,
> the fan start with a huge noise, like if it is locked by something...
> i get the 'thinpad' bios splash screen and after the message 'Fan error'.
> If i unplug the power AC, and just run with battery, this noise disapear!

Call Lenovo and request a fan repair, if still under warranty...

Otherwise, open the T61 and throughoutly clean it.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh