Need a fan that will work Tags: Heatsinks Fan Components Last response: January 29, 2011 10:54 PM in Components Share lynmachine January 29, 2011 2:49:42 PM ok i have an acer aspire x1200 and im doing a few mods one of my mods are going to be taking off the stock cpu heatsink fan not the heatsink but just the fan and replacing it with a blue led fan problem not shore what size it is and also most fans i have seen have the screw holes set up for it to be put on the case not the cpu it has a 4 pin power clip and the 4 screw holes are not alliend like the case fans would be plz help here is a pic of the fan and heatsink http://www.google.ca/imgres?imgurl=http://www.it.com.cn... every pic of one that page is exacly what my pc looks like plz help ty Lynmachine More about : fan work lynmachine January 29, 2011 3:01:49 PM or if i have to i can switch out the heatsink with one that will work and fit remember it is a slim lowprofile compiter it will need to fit dementions the case on the out side is only 4" wide the heatsink is only 2 1/2 " tall from cpu plate to top of fan fan size 3 3/4" from outside rim to out side rim lynmachine January 29, 2011 6:58:44 PM i beleve is is an 80 mm fan so that is the size i can get a hole new heatsink but it hase to be lowprofile and be led blue i have been looking all day now plz help Related resources Cpu fan wont work with new CPU but will work with the old CPU - Forum Fan Error Message, But Fans Seem to Work Well - Forum Cpu fan header does not work - Forum How do I get my hard drive fan to work ? - Forum Help me to make my cpu fan work pls! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer beanoslim January 29, 2011 7:10:37 PM The Antec at the tops nice. http://www.mwave.com.au/search.asp?CartID=mAU@2XB8O3KFD... blue led&page=1 Don't think you'll get a low profile with blue fan, this is the low profile I would recommend. You can get a 92 or1 00mm blue fan for it I suppose. http://www.mwave.com.au/sku-18020494-Scythe_100mm_Shuri... Or this if it'll fit, same height and very easy to pick up a nice blue 120mm fan. http://www.mwave.com.au/sku-18020497-Scythe_Big_Shurike...(SCBSK-1000) kilo_17 January 29, 2011 7:13:41 PM Hey lynmachine did you get that cable I posted the link for last night? lynmachine January 29, 2011 10:42:57 PM anyone ready to order the part need to get it to have all the parts ready to go plz rpy with anything you might think will work or help ty Lynmachine lynmachine January 29, 2011 10:46:47 PM beanoslim said:The Antec at the tops nice. http://www.mwave.com.au/search.asp?CartID=mAU@2XB8O3KFD... blue led&page=1 Don't think you'll get a low profile with blue fan, this is the low profile I would recommend. You can get a 92 or1 00mm blue fan for it I suppose. http://www.mwave.com.au/sku-18020494-Scythe_100mm_Shuri... Or this if it'll fit, same height and very easy to pick up a nice blue 120mm fan. http://www.mwave.com.au/sku-18020497-Scythe_Big_Shurike...(SCBSK-1000) the cpu heat sink is shown in pic i will need one like it not taking the mobo out to change the backplate so this wont work but ty for your input i need a heatsink with the screw down type mounting like in my pic ty again Lynmachine lynmachine January 29, 2011 10:48:04 PM kilo_17 said:Hey lynmachine did you get that cable I posted the link for last night? ya man ty i was looking for it every where and i could not find it i bought it and its on the way to my house ty once again u saved me and i gave you the 40 points for the best awnser ty agan man kilo_17 January 29, 2011 10:54:55 PM Yeah thanks for the 40 points! Anyway is that using the regular AM3 mounting bracket or a proprietary one? I couldn't tell Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/268010-28-folding-home-thgc-team-40051 Forum Cpu fan not work , replacement not work Forum Cpu fan not work , replacement not work Forum Thermaltake Frio OCK Fan Speed Adjuster doesn't work . Forum I need a Fan Speed Control program for.. Forum Will this fan work ? Forum Do i need to upgrade my psu and/or fan Forum How to get GTX 560 Fan Work Higher Then %70 Forum Will this fan controller fit/ work in case/fans....... PLEASE REPLY! :D Forum Need help on how to change heatsink fan ..! Forum Will a 3pin fan work in a 2 pin plug Forum How does the fan controller work ? Forum fijitsu seimans laptop fan doesnt work Forum Need fan suggestions Forum Opinions and price of this PSU........... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !