My fan spins louder when i open my side panel? Tags: CPUs Cases Fan Raidmax Last response: March 22, 2012 10:40 PM in CPUs Share schecterplayer March 22, 2012 10:31:26 PM ok this is really weird. not really a problem but idk why this happens. when my case is closed (raidmax smilodon extreme black edition case) the fans spin normaly. when i open the clear side panel they speed up a ridiculous amount. why? More about : fan spins louder open side panel Brett928S2 a b à CPUs March 22, 2012 10:40:43 PM Hi One of two reasons... 1, Its an audible illusion... 2, Changed the airflow characteristics of the case... All the best Brett Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources side panel ---> cooling disaster Forum Loud fan ONLY when putting side panel on? Forum My laptop fan spins the wrong way! Forum Side Panel Mod / Case Fan 's Question Forum How many of you run your case with the side panel removed? Forum [Help] Graphics Card Fan Seems to Be Spinning... a Lot Forum New Build, CPU Fan spins but that's all Forum Opening side panel and pointing fan inside of PC Forum New Socket-T (LGA775) heatsink sporadically spins every few seconds Forum Horribly annoying clicking noise coming out the bottom side of the PC Forum HD 7950 fan spins up to 100% at idle Forum side panel open on case Forum X case computer case with top mounted fan and side mounted fan with front panel Forum PC won't start, CPU fan spins once Forum How to Change the Default Fan speed on Two Pin Graphics Card Connector Forum Any recommendations on a silent 120mm case fan ? Forum Centurion 590 right side fan spot Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum Long Beeping sound when turning on the computer Forum HAF-X I/O Front Panel Replaced...Ground wire? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !