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Silverstone FM121 crashed!

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Hi! I don't know what happened, but the last two days I had the FAN running at max speeds to see any difference in the temps I was having, and today I turn on the computer, and 5 minutes later, I smelled burned. So I cut the power from the PSU and unplug everything on my computer, I check everything, and only when I turned the computer on again that I saw the FAN was not working. I tried to plug it in different PSU connectors but nothing. I don't understand why it stopped working... maybe dust?

Anyway, I'm ordering a new one already.

Oh and by the way, with my stock FAN of the BT I'm getting lower temps... wonder why? I had the FM121 in the wrong direction... *feels stupid*

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ROFL. hope your new one lasts you longer.
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yeah me too... it should arrive Tuesday
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post #4 of 7
Surprisingly the same thing happened to me. I was using one of the "Fan Only" connectors from my psu, and it fried the cable. I plugged it in to a different regular cable and now we are all dandy.

Reeeeetarded.
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So the cable fried?...

Guess I was to enthusiastic to try the fan that I set it backwards... xD
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yah, Fan only-cables suck.
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That fan only feature must come on only $30 power supplies lol.
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