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I had one sniff at it with tweezers then immediate nipped out to the garage for my pliers! Games: Wii Sports, Wii Play, Guitar Hero 3, MOH: Vanguard, Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Super Mario Galaxy Online Guitar Hero Username= hockeyrat code= 1203-8052-9200 PM me if you add me! Dominic & Kimberly Brown Linked In Los Angeles Lakers Malibu Presbyterian Church Manage Money with Quicken Online Pepperdine University SteadyFast RV The Old Shack Review University Ministries - Malibu Your Buddies now if nintendo would just post this as a solution to the fan problem on their website....ReplyDeleteAnonymous1/26/2011 9:04 PMJon,Can't believe the solution to my overheating problem was as simple as this. click site

If u have a link where i can buy one please post it or send it to my email at [email protected] But what i did is just using a chopstick and turned the fan slightly. I am tiring the same best work from me in the future as well. So I checked out this FAQ. http://blog.jonschneider.com/2009/02/wii-overheating-and-powering-off-due-to.html

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Add a comment Add a comment Add Comment 1024 Step 5 Edit Remove the single 5.9 mm Phillips screw hidden under the foot you just removed. If you touch it, it feels like it was just out of the box. Forum Software by IP.Board Around CAG Home Contests Giveaways Contact Us Community Forums Blogs User Galleries Games & Products Price Tracker Reviews Your Collection Your Wish List

Sign In Can't believe it was that simple, Thanks a million!!ReplyDeleteEztoolhub9/07/2015 5:44 AMI have read your article post.

Quincy,Usually one or two things will happen. If you wish to be unblocked, you must agree that you will take immediate steps to rectify this issue. skip to main | skip to sidebar Jon Schneider's Tech Blog Press the Any key to continue! (Software development and technology) Sunday, February 08, 2009 Wii Overheating and Powering Off due Wii Overheating Symptoms I found a US source for an OEM replacment fan ($22.99 shipped), here's the link http://powergamingparts.com/oroemrefanfo.html It's either this one or the Whisper, which requires a different power source and will

Thanks again for the tip, and for saving me the time and money :)ReplyDeleteJon Schneider4/08/2009 12:22 PMNice! Wii Replacement Fan I had another good for parts wii so I was able to fix the other one. Broke through a few pieces of the exterior grill to remove the broken blade and it started right up. http://www.wiichat.com/forum/nintendo-wii-hardware/45813-wii-overheating-back-fan-not-working-fix.html thanksDeleteAnonymous9/17/2012 12:19 PMtooth pick worked for meDeleteReplyAnonymous4/08/2009 8:38 AMIt worked!

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  1. I noticed the console itself was getting really hot.
  2. Glenn Woodard - 02/16/2014 Reply Can someone direct me to what I need to do?
  3. But as for an actual replacement not yet.Another option would be to Google for the part number of the Wii Fan to see what you can find.-Ken 6/22/2008 08:31:00 AM Anonymous
  4. Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect the LED cable's plastic connector from the motherboard.
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  8. they were just barely too deep for my 54pies bit driver kit to reach.
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  10. A stuck fan that needed just a little nudge, and i save $75 and no more down time on the Wii.

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Use a flat-head, screwdriver, fingernails, or a pry tool to separate the power cable from the outlet. Wii Overheating Fix Nintendo Wii: How to Repair the DVD Drive (Guide) Nintendo Wii: How to Replace the DVD Drive Player Nintendo Wii: How to Replace the Internal Fan Chuck E. Nintendo Wii Fan Loading...

WORKS AGAIN!!!! 5/20/2010 01:28:00 AM Anonymous said... Lift the bezel from the long edge furthest away from the controller ports and remove it from the Wii. Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. So, my guess is that if you go through the hassle of returning it and they don't see your problem, they replace it anyway to cover their own ass, and to Wii External Fan

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As I went along, I ended up putting the screws from each step of the process with their own small plastic bag, to avoid any possibility of getting them confused with I simply nudged the fan with a small screw driver and the fan started running again!ReplyDeleteAnonymous6/30/2009 8:42 AMlucky me my friend work's at game stop so he can do that thank's jaredslaweski - 07/16/2014 Reply I also broke my wire trying to use tweezers. Wii U Fan Replacement Game and Watch8/28/2015 11:52 AMi have been having the same problem with my gamecube i was playing melee and as i finished a match the gamecube shut off but the motor

paiermen 15,641 views 1:26 Nintendo Wii Cooling Fan Review - Duration: 2:37. Game and Watch8/28/2015 11:52 AMi have been having the same problem with my gamecube i was playing melee and as i finished a match the gamecube shut off but the motor TopPlatforms 3DS PlayStation 4 Android PlayStation Vita DS PSP Game Boy Advance Wii iOS Wii U PC Xbox 360 PlayStation 2 Xbox One PlayStation 3 More... The outer case of the Wii would be hot to the touch after the shut-off.

Register now! I wasn't terribly excited about the prospect of paying such a steep fee to have my not-yet-2-year-old Wii repaired. I am pretty sure a 40mm x 40mm x 20mm fan will fit the wii. (this is a more standard size)... Thanks for the tipReplyDeleteAnonymous1/09/2010 4:02 PMVery helpful blog....thanks!Had the same problem and the toothpick worked for me.I was just about ready to send the Wii to Nintendo until I read started

Nick - 01/02/2015 Reply I also broke off the flimsy wires at the connector. Pull the controller port cover straight up to release it from the outer case. Please try again later. Saved myself some $$$.Kids are very happy it's up and running again.ReplyDeleteAnonymous1/30/2010 4:30 PMThanks dude, I just blew on my fan and it came unstuck :)ReplyDeleteAnonymous2/08/2010 9:44 PMur tip saved me

When they send them back, there's a little letter with a checksheet and whatnot... 'found problem, replaced component' 'found problem replaced system' etc etc. Power LED continues to work no problem. Awesome! Author with 2 other contributors Andrew Bookholt 419,069 Reputation 764 Guides authored Badges: 47 +44 more badges One Comment Add a comment Awesome guide, just replaced faulty fan unit in my

I had the exact same problem and just stuck a q-tip through the rear grid covering the fan and it came unstuck and is now blowing air.ReplyDeleteAnonymous2/22/2010 8:43 PMMy Wii's been My suspicion was that Wii's internal fan might be jammed with built-up dust, or not running properly for some other reason. or its affiliates Jump to content Here is some test content Forums Games CAGcastnew! thank you all for your info just fixed my wii in 2 seconds :D used the screwdriver unjamming the fan technique worked instantly 6/04/2010 02:50:00 PM Anonymous said...

Add a comment Add a comment Add Comment 1024 Step 13 Edit Remove the two 8.2 mm Tri-Wing screws hidden under the feet you just removed. Basically there is one solid option that I read. I was very worried at first, but it seemed to be completely alright - that is, until about an hour and a half later...when it shut down.