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by liocubs109
Sun Nov 08, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: ThinkPad T430-T490 / T530-T590 Series
Topic: T430 no boot - stuck on the ThinkPad splash screen
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T430 no boot - stuck on the ThinkPad splash screen

Please help... - No new software/hardware was installed. - BIOS was not updated recently. I tried the following: 1. Remove SSD 2. Replace CMOS battery 3. Remove and replace the DIMM module (1x8GB) 4. Disable all I/O ports on BIOS 5. Reset BIOS to defaults 6. Tried to boot from CD or USB stick 7. Che...
by liocubs109
Sun Nov 08, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: ThinkPad T430-T490 / T530-T590 Series
Topic: T430S (i5) - Overheating/Thermal Advice Needed
Replies: 13
Views: 2739

Re: T430S (i5) - Overheating/Thermal Advice Needed

Even though your fan passed the tests, it would be a good idea to take that heat sink apart, clean the fins properly and take out the fan itself to put some lubricant (a drop is enough) inside its center axis. That was the only thing that fixed my heating issues on T400. I used the oil that came wit...

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