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Dell XPS L511z (15z) overheating This is a discussion on Dell XPS L511z (15z) overheating within the Laptop Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. We cannot assist with password issues. Remember, less is better, and putting a dot in the center of the chip and letting the pressure from the heat sink spread it out is the correct way to use If reapplying thermal paste doesn't change the temperature, I would try a new fan. http://pghtix.com/dell-xps/dell-xps-13-ssd-replacement.html

WEB CAMERA Dell XPS 15z L511z Web Camera & Cable Removal and Installation This how-to guide shows the removal and installation of the Web Camera & Cable on the XPS 15z STEP 30-33: Disconnecting and removing touchpad assembly. jed September 16, 2015 | I was able to fix my hardware issue (disconnected hdd power) using this article. Pull the wireless card from the slot and remove it. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19998964

Dell Xps 15z Fan Replacement

Here's how to unplug the video cable connector. I will re-apply the thermal paste and give it 1-2 days since people say Artic Silver 5 takes 1-2 days to become completely solid. Therefore, we can't have them fix it or fix it ourselves.

Remove two screws securing the power button board. What do we do now? Jeff November 13, 2012 | Instructions seem very clear. I'm thinking it could be dust buildup, bad thermal paste, fan problems?

I am currently using the 15Z, however it greats really hot when I play CS Go:. Dell Xps 15z Parts If your cooler still transfers heat evenly through the entire cooler, there isn't any reason to replace the cooler itself. Remove the power button board. \ STEP 21. I have to turn it off, then turn it back on again to get it to boot into windows.

STEP 4. Thanks. Would that be considered normal or not? No [Meta] posts about jobs on tech support, only about the subreddit itself.

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Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? You cannot remove, replace or upgrade the CPU if it's soldered. Dell Xps 15z Fan Replacement STEP 5. The computer was running just fine, then the touchpad started to stop working. [I know.

IBM & Lenovo 7. have a peek at these guys Disconnect the following cables: 1. This will take you set by set through the complete installation and replacement process. Have you tried reconnecting the battery?

Here's how to unplug the camera cable. Toshiba 9. VerySlowPC.com 293,402 views 4:00 Dell XPS L501X / L502X Complete Disassembly and Reassembly Guide - Duration: 35:51. http://pghtix.com/dell-xps/dell-xps-13-replacement-parts.html Back to top #6 driger8642 driger8642 Topic Starter Members 13 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:45 AM Posted 21 October 2014 - 09:31 PM You could try replacing the fan itself.

According to Dell website XPS 15z model also has another name XPS L511z. Lift up and remove the battery. The time now is 02:45 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of

Back to top #4 zingo156 zingo156 BC Advisor 3,328 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:04:45 AM Posted 21 October 2014 - 11:15 AM You could try replacing the fan itself.

I don't want to resort to opening the laptop up since it's much more confined and complicated. There was barely to no overheating after that for 2 months. Some people use their finger to smooth out the thermal paste over the chip, this can cause air bubbles which will prevent proper cooling. Consider donating to the Electronic Frontier Foundation!

Back to top #12 driger8642 driger8642 Topic Starter Members 13 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:45 AM Posted 23 October 2014 - 12:59 PM In addition, I believe the heatsink isn't My... Remove two screws located under the cover. this content Here's a short description of all major steps I'll be going through: STEP 1-5: Removing the bottom cover.

Disconnect two antenna cables from the wireless card. Accessing both memory modules. Now when i turn it on, it gets stuck at the DELL XPS screen that comes up when you first turn it on. Do it on a garage workbench if you've got one, or something of that nature.

Remove the CMOS battery. Unplug fan cable from the connector on the motherboard. Thanks! Back to top #9 driger8642 driger8642 Topic Starter Members 13 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:45 AM Posted 22 October 2014 - 05:13 PM Yeah don't do it that way with

permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Shneap[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)It's not a software issue and the fans seem to be running, it just gets really hot. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Now you can start separating the bottom cover. It may or may not help.

In my opinion though, the way you did it was probably OK (considering the Cooler Master stuff I bought actually says to do it that way) As far as it My Dell XPS 15z laptop had a regular 2.5″ SATA hard drive installed. The locking tab will open up at a 90 degree angle. Rules Posts consisting only of a title/link will be deleted.

Sign in to report inappropriate content. I'd like to ask you how can I know if a GPU is compatible with the motherboard of this notebook and if it is sufficient to know that it is PCI