I've got the POST test card now and some of the lights stay lit on it but it doesn't seem to show any codes just four lines in the led display where the codes are meant to be. Systems. You can also try switching positions of the RAM cards to different sockets. From your description of using random parts I would guess … Here's a video. Does anybody know what is wrong and how to fix it? The rest of the parts of the PC are random parts I had around(Motherboard, CPU, case). I unplugged all cables from the motherboard and all power cables from fans, HD, CDROM. From your description of using random parts I would guess that one or two parts may be defective or incompatible. What would cause a PC to have all of its fans spinning, but no power? O.K., now unplug the power cable from the power supply and press power button for 10 seconds. Once I turn the computer off and turn it back on a second time all of the fans power correctly and I don't have any issues. Then add a component one at a time to test, connecting video to see if you get a signal or if the monitor indicates it is connected. Thread starter jcee; Start date Oct 30, 2007; Status Not open for further replies. (If it has any), © 2021 iFixit — Licensed under Creative Commons — Privacy — Loose RAM? PC wont turn on. Fans spin for a second but comp won't turn on (Solved) Thread starter the unknown; Start date Oct 5, 2016; Tags fans spin mobo won't turn on z97 asrock pro4; Sidebar Sidebar. Thread starter obetskie1960; Start date Sep 28 ... Btw, prior to the above steps, right after replacing PSU I just clean the RAM and turn it on but the fan will just spin for half a second and turn off. I recently installed an SDD and since then im having the issue. Computers that generally don't include an integrated display, and are meant to be stationary. Most newer motherboards will have LED indicators and if they aren't all on, it's a sign that the board's gone. Sometimes the motherboard could have bad capacitors, which may cause the computer not to boot but the fans spin. Here’s how to fix this. We’d love to hear from you whether any of these solutions worked. I took it to a computer repair shop & they said I needed a new motherboard. Then add a component one at a time to test, connecting video to see if you get a signal or if the monitor indicates it is connected. Then I have to keep pressing power button and power off the laptop. What is the problem? It solved my similar issue. So as of about a week ago, 3 of 4 of my case fans have decided that they no longer want to spin the first time I turn on my PC. My computer will not boot. In this instance, a lot of users actually finish their build and use their systems for a given length of time before they notice that their GPU fans aren’t spinning. Thank you Sent from my GT-I9205 using Tapatalk . Check the motherboard. Forums. Power cord is fine, f10 will not start BIOS. It is a non-rechargeable Lithium battery and it usually lasts for 4-5 years before a problem may occur, but this can vary. I tried removing the gpu but the same thing happened. I'm guessing I connected the pins from the case to the motherboard wrong, but I'm not sure. The best way to clear ram is with a cloth and gently. When your computer’s components are faulty or are damaged, they can prevent your machine from booting. This just gets better and better! If your computer won’t boot but fans spin continuously, it indicates a problem that needs to be resolved as soon as possible. The login page will open in a new tab. Of course, we suggest unplugging the power cord and removing, primarily, all external peripherals and then moving to the internal hardware. @jayeff how do I test to see what voltage the battery has? Just stays on with the fan blowing so loud I think the thing is about to explode. Add a comment if there’s anything specific about the machine. Graphics card - on bopard or a card in slot? Previously I had Windows 8.1 and no issues at all. Jessica Parnelli Fawkes, Is there an OS on the drive? If you see a yellow or amber light on, it could indicate a bad motherboard. jcee Posts: 11 +0. The fans actually go crazy, spinning at full force. Can't even get bios. That would be my 2 cents There is no beep however, and no video. *sigh*, 03/15/2019 by It just keeps doing that. Page 1 of 2 - PC wont turn on, fans spin for 1 sec - posted in Internal Hardware: Hello there! Yesterday my PC was working fine. Hi, so I recently finished a PC build and I went to power it on the fans spun, but no startup. Previous Next Sort by votes. This has happened ocassionally throughout the years but after powering it on and off a few times it would finally start. If your fans spin beyond the normal way, you need to check that the airflow around it is not hindered. I shut it down, the next day I try to turn on, only the fans start spinning and glowing, other peripherals stay off. The lights would come on, the fans would spin (case fan, cpu fan, power supply fan, video card fan). Is the power cable plugged into the wall and the ot… Such components include RAM chips, motherboard, and even the BIOS. Dec 22, 2007 374 4 81. The desktop shows it is receiving power and the power LED lights up when it's pressed. This will reset the BIOS setting to the “new” computer defaults. Windows 7 Updated to Windows 10 you were doing your work if the computer turned off then on 2 times without any problem then 3rd time died you see dark blue screen then everything black what you do. I reseated the RAM and the connectors and still nothing. Often, it has enough power to run the fan (low-power) and hard time running anything else. Nothing more. Oct 5, 2016 #1 Fairly sure it's a dead mobo but would like confirmation. There are a few things to try. 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