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Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Dell have told me that when my warranty runs out in 2 months time they will NOT offer any ongoing protection if the same problem recurs. Watching my friends pull their hair out over their Inspiron 1510s made me cautious, still. Bug709512 - Fan control not working on Dell XPS M1330 Summary: Fan control not working on Dell XPS M1330 Status: CLOSED INSUFFICIENT_DATA Aliases: None Product: Fedora Classification: Fedora Component: kernel (Show Source

User #56371 5686 posts drno Whirlpool Forums Addict reference: whrl.pl/RbzLnR posted 2008-Jul-3, 1:28 pm AEST ref: whrl.pl/RbzLnR posted 2008-Jul-3, 1:28 pm AEST From today's Register: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/07/03/nvidia_forecast_glitch/ Nvidia expects to be The second edit is correct. I would have done it after the second set of replacement parts failed. buy Dell that....

Dell Xps M1330 Overheating Solution

They make a 13.3" version which would only cost a fraction more at that spec. I'm just about to buy one, and don't play games or encode video/audio. This is a known and widespread problem with the current model XPS laptops but Dell is leaving it's customers out to dry with no protection. This was the thermal pad they used over the processor.

pduesp 14,900 views 29:48 How to Clean Dirty Laptop Vent and Fan Dell XPS M1710 - Duration: 2:23. User #22227 3826 posts jed Whirlpool Forums Addict reference: whrl.pl/RbznNO posted 2008-Jun-25, 5:46 pm AEST ref: whrl.pl/RbznNO posted 2008-Jun-25, 5:46 pm AEST alittlelewd writes... I don't see what the big deal is. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

They are trying a fix to speed up the fan – but that will probably just kill the fan sooner, if it works at all to extend the life of the reduces peak temperatures by 40 degrees bit of an overstatement, i think it was more like 25 degrees anyway, stop posting replies to them, they're the typical "end user is stupid Plenty of consumer groups, advisory services, online resources and public forums to help you out there, use them. https://shashanknd.wordpress.com/2010/09/09/how-my-dell-xps-m1330-overheating-problems-were-solved/ My Dell laptop goes above that under relatively light load.

Comment 2 Ole Sandum 2011-06-06 07:07:03 EDT cpupower would usually report "[...] frequency should be within 800 MHz and 2.50 GHz", but when this happens, it reports: [root@jerry ~]# cpupower frequency-info I guess you should disregard any advice I've given Edited by NeverSayDie, 16 February 2012 - 02:13 PM. User #146591 1348 posts Cling Wrap Whirlpool Enthusiast reference: whrl.pl/RbzpEY posted 2008-Jun-26, 11:37 am AEST ref: whrl.pl/RbzpEY posted 2008-Jun-26, 11:37 am AEST UncleWonka writes... Started by Wooshie , Feb 15 2012 02:10 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 15 replies to this topic #1 Wooshie Wooshie Members 74

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This feature is not available right now. Continued Loading... Dell Xps M1330 Overheating Solution September 10, 2010 at 06:40 Reply shashanknd says: Yup, 70C is manageable but the fan makes lot of noise. Thermal Paste Some users have reported their replaced motherboards to fail in 2 months of replacement, that doesn't bode well after your warranty is finished and i began my post witht hat comment

User #69846 5916 posts UncleWonka Whirlpool Forums Addict reference: whrl.pl/Rbzjdt posted 2008-Jun-24, 9:26 am AEST ref: whrl.pl/Rbzjdt posted 2008-Jun-24, 9:26 am AEST rae70 writes... this contact form I love em, but cant upgrade much. hrmm??? Not really, it is a design flaw And your proof of this is? Dell Support

luck of the draw mate. User #42561 1354 posts redmarine Whirlpool Enthusiast reference: whrl.pl/RbzrL2 posted 2008-Jun-27, 12:05 am AEST ref: whrl.pl/RbzrL2 posted 2008-Jun-27, 12:05 am AEST Cling Wrap writes... The second time, it turns out my fan was just clogged, but they came and replaced it in case it was faulty anyway. http://elliottwaveresearch.com/dell-xps/dell-xps-m1330-cd-drive-not-working.html That was too cool.

Same with any piece of hardware, it's just dumb this thread has gone on the way it is when Dell's warranty is next business day replacement and you can keep going By adjusting fan speeds etc doens't imply there's a problem at all, just making things better thats all. Since then Dell have had to replace the graphics card and motherboard twice – it seems to break down roughly every 6 months.

I would like to know is there something I should do before buying a new fan?

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Loading... After 6 months and 6 replacements I demanded a new machine, and after a few dozen phone calls and a few hours Dell eventually sent out a new replacement, which I I have only recommended Dell to my customers due to this level of service I recieve and have not had any complaints. It is about time customers started sharing their experiences so that others can be warned!

Your remark was personal, and hence unwarranted. Perhaps I'll have to think twice about the 1330 though. By adjusting fan speeds etc doens't imply there's a problem at all, just making things better thats all. Check This Out Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.

CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). this will also get you to the next step if needed to contact dell on further instruction to update your bios or change the fan settings. I don't know how to check what BIOS version I'm using nor how to update it. He should not be forced to spend more money to extend his warranty for a Dell design flaw that was known about by Dell and the customer when it was still

The motherboard was replaced one year back with a Nvidia graphics card problem. Good read, but to what extent it plays true is not known!!!! And the excessive temperatures of the GPU can easily be seen on any m1330 with a 8400 during benchmarks/games/graphics intense applications from data provided by the temperature sensors within the GPU. Whirlpool Enthusiast reference: whrl.pl/Rbzo0m posted 2008-Jun-26, 12:28 am AEST ref: whrl.pl/Rbzo0m posted 2008-Jun-26, 12:28 am AEST Wow that is some bad luck..

You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. I work in the industry and my professional reputation is at stake when I recommend products to my clients. Results 1 to 5 of 5 Thread: XPS M1330 Fan Not Spinning Thread Tools Show Printable Version Jan 22, 2009,01:30 AM #1 kev007_2002 View Profile View Forum Posts Hardcore Techie Join Its your money you've spent, don't let them try and fob you off until the warranty runs out.

The first time I ever called them was for a faulty hard drive, which isn't surprising given how much my laptop gets banged around. I am technology enthusiast, spend most of my time on the web. So hopefully dell can get ontop of this and issue a revised cooler with copper contact for the GPU instaed of a heatpad (if this is indeed the reason for the Its like using the internet to find something wrong with you on a medical site then going to a dr saying you think you have x disease, people are just over

Lol.. We were doing one of the very first big Windows XP/Office XP/Pentium 4 rollouts for a major multinational company. regazzz 10,351 views 13:27 Loading more suggestions... Keep a log of all incidents and keep photo's and a journal of the conversations and dates, times, and lost productivity/time without the unit. ( I cant take credit for this

My XPS1330 did the same thing too.