Thread: Fan is Constantly On
07-07-2009, 08:29 AM #1
Fan is Constantly On
- Member Since
- Jul 07, 2009
- Toronto, Ontario
- 1 Macbook (2.4 Ghz, 13 inch), 2 Ipods (80GB Ipod Classic, 8GB Ipod Touch)
I have had my Macbook for about a year now and for the last 3 months or so, the fan will turn on very high even when I am doing the smallest things like opening ITunes. It has cut my battery life in half and it is also very loud in annoying when I am sitting in class.
Thanks for any help.
07-07-2009, 01:35 PM #2
- Member Since
- Jan 23, 2008
- Fort Worth, Texas
- Late 2013 27" iMac, iPad 3, iPhone 6s+, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
It may be a hardware problem or could be something as simple as resetting the System Management Controller. (SMC) Try resetting the SMC first. Refer to the following Apple KB article to learn how: Link
If that doesn't resolve the problem and your machine is still under warranty or Apple care, make an appointment with Apple to have them look at it.
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