I have had it for close to 3 years now and i'm having the M1004 overheating issue. Other symptoms, like the overheating because of low fan speed, could also be explained by the bad fan controls, if that is running thru the touchpad chips. Xaqte (IS/IT--Management) 15 Jul 05 08:16 Did you try what I posted in:thread779-1092503 RE: DELL - M1004 ERROR!!!! "HeLp"! It is telling me that my BIOs is up to date. have a peek at this web-site
It would be much appreciated. You'll be able to ask questions about your motherboard or chat with the community and help others. Anyhow, I called Dell and they were going to send someone to replace the fan and heat sink. No wonder some have changed the videocard and the motherboard and still no cure because it was the tricky touch pad! http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19091095
So now, it's its old self again -- the fast running notebook that I really enjoy. I still have the problem......I am going to blow this thing up! MoneySavers Arms The Money Savers Arms Funny Money Money Saving Polls Join Login See Today's Posts Thread Tools Show Printable Version Print Thread Email this Page FIRST POST whiskymincher
I believe it is something to do with over heating. So as I was reading up on it, it turns out that the motherboards are prone to die on the Inspirons and DELL had a recall on them a few years This way you will get a faster, better response from the members on Motherboard Point. Dell M1004 Error Message Removal I think this chip is loaded by BIOS with the fan tables, to control the speeds ( see the FAN DAC2 signal to the GPU Fan) If I came up with
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Posted by ejn63 on 8 Jul 2008 1:22 Verified Answer Verified by $verifiedBy.DisplayName M1004 is usually a mainboard fault - overheating. If the system is under warranty, have the mainboard replaced. How To Fix Error Code M1004 I'm going to check the mem.............the screen usually goes black though. 2. When removing it from the chassis, you could see that next to its outlet side (the downstream side re air flow through it), at the fan housing inlet point, the air Login & Quick Reply Multi-Quote Added Quote Multi-quote Added to Spam Report Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Sorry!
If I hold down the power button it turns.I am going to try the heatsink.Thanks for the help. Check This Out Well done Dell for using such crappy components.Its location is between the CPU and the chipset (see the pictures).I had to remove all again to get there. No, create an account now. The time now is 12:26 AM. Dell Error Code M1004 Inspiron
It is telling me that my BIOs is up to date. on 7 Jul 2011 20:10 Folks -- My Inspiron B120 notebook experienced the M1004 overheating problem too. Similar Threads - Dell M1730 shuts [Help]What shall I do when Dell.de cancelled my order after receiving my money? Source Thanks voip1fan, Jul 1, 2013 #1 voip1fan Newbie Reputations: 0 Messages: 3 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 5 Hello, The shutdown is still hapening, meanwhile I found the schematics, for
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I think this is the normal behavior, and should be checked by those having this machine still alive, do an Fn+Z while having open the HWMonitor and look for that behavior. EBay Local Deals Mapper Find cheap pick-up only items near you - they often attract fewer bids MobileValuer.com Selling an old mobile phone? Grabbit while you can It's Gone, but was it any good? M1004a01.exe File Music MoneySaving Food Shopping & Groceries Gone Off!
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