24 inch iMac Fan Maintenance

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by fcamilleri, Jul 22, 2009.

  1. fcamilleri macrumors member

    Jun 7, 2009
    In Your Mind
    Is there a way to SAFELY clean the internal fans without opening the machine?

    and would EXTERNAL fan setups aid in cooling?
  2. -tWv- macrumors 68000


    May 11, 2009
    No you would have to open the machine to clean the fans. Normally you would use a can of compressed air to blow all the dust out of the fan.

    And you could install smcfancontrol and make the fans spin faster and circulate more air if you have problems with heat.

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