Closed Weird CPU Fan Tags: Cooling CPUs Components Last response: February 14, 2012 9:58 AM in Components Share Kyogre504 January 25, 2012 5:26:43 PM Hey, i have a xigmatek CPU fan (4-pin) from a Xigmatek gaia, but when i plug it into my mobo, it doesnt work. I tried it on my 3-pin and it works. any ideas? i used the stock cooler on my cpu and the fan works. More about : weird cpu fan Best solution 13thmonkey a c 79 à CPUs January 25, 2012 5:42:44 PM does bios give a choice between pwm and other control methods? Share PreferLinux a b à CPUs January 26, 2012 1:23:18 AM Check on their website to see if it is a PWM fan, or if the fourth wire is something else. Score 0 Related resources No POST, CPU fan acting weird - Forum Weird CPU Smart Fan behavior - Forum PC won't start at all unless i unplug the cpu fan/heatsink. WEIRD. - Forum Installed new CPU fan and now my computer makes a weird beeping noise. - Forum Laptop CPU Fan Making Weird Noise - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Kyogre504 February 2, 2012 12:09:39 AM The fan is a PWM fan. Any ideas I have 2 exhaust fans near the heatsink and HWmonitor reports my cpu temp <25 degrees celcius, if that information is relevent is finding the problem Score 0 PreferLinux a b à CPUs February 2, 2012 3:10:44 AM Can you specify the fan speed? What happens if you stress the CPU when the fan is on? It might simply be that the temperature is so low that it doesn't have it going (unlikely). Score 0 Kyogre504 February 14, 2012 1:44:15 AM Best answer selected by kyogre504. Score 0 Mousemonkey a b à CPUs February 14, 2012 9:58:59 AM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCPU Fan speed weird problem Forum PC making weird noise, probably CPU fan Forum Which CPU fan/heatsink? Slightly weird case Forum SolvedNZXT Phantom 410 Fan Connector Help (weird pins i cannot figure out) Forum SolvedComputer won't start and my graphic card fan is making a weird noise as if it is struggling. Forum SolvedVideo card fan weird Forum SolvedWeird GPU fan noise Forum SolvedGPU fan making a weird buzzing sound. Forum SolvedThermal Paste on AMD A10-5800k CPU Pins - Cleaned, but weird sound. Did AS5 Affect Sound Card? Forum weird fan problem Forum Weird fan noise and major fps drops Forum SolvedWeird CPU bottleneck while gaming? Forum gtx 780ti EVGA SC weird fan noise please help Forum SolvedWeird cpu temp.. Forum SolvedAfter upgrading to h100i, temps are higher, and fans rpm is weird. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !