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My idle fan speed for the 5850 is at 28%.
Most games I bump it up to 50%.

On occasion when I do this the fan will make a whirring noise. I noticed if I barely touch the fan it will stop (in the center). Took out the card cleaned it really good, but it still does it here and there.

Any ideas how to solve this properly? I never took the case cover off of the card as I have never done that before on these.
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1.oil the fan
2.it is somewhat usual for this to happen
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1.oil the fan
2.it is somewhat usual for this to happen
Thanks for the info, I'll give that a try.
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Maybe its the ribs on the cooler.

My 6850 makes "chainsaw" noises when i hit 60%-70% on the fan.

It´s the ribs on the cooler that makes the resonances, at-least for me.
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