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My computer has gone crazy I need help please

by my computer sucks / April 10, 2007 3:11 AM PDT

My graphics card fan was broken so my uncle fixed it and put some wd40 oil on it. It worked perfectly then after10 hours of playing half life 2 my computer just shut down. there is no orange light so i thought i was okay. I open the computer and take out the graphics card and put oil on the fan. I put it back and turn my computer on. All i hear is this one short beep as i turn it on and my fan and everything is working perfectly but the screen is black.

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try swapping out graphics cards
by ramarc / April 10, 2007 4:34 AM PDT

wd40 won't 'fix' bearings that have gone bad and a bad fan can cause overheating which can ruin the board components.

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i only have one
by my computer sucks / April 10, 2007 4:47 AM PDT

i only have one graphics card.. i try to take it out but it still wont turn on. it turns on and its like buzzing argh!

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(NT) sounds like time for a new video card
by ramarc / April 10, 2007 5:06 AM PDT
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what should i do
by my computer sucks / April 10, 2007 4:26 PM PDT

it so wierd it is black the screen is black and it has like light white on the surroundings but its not the screen because when it turns on the computer it says no signal 4 times then it goes black. What should i do?

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