Looking for cable to short out thermal sensor

Discussion in 'iMac' started by The.316, Jul 14, 2011.

  1. The.316 macrumors 65816

    The.316

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    In a thread regarding SSDs and fan issues, I saw a cable from applecomponents which looked like the thermal sensor cable, but it was shorter and it looped around, which shorts out the thermal sensor I assume. Applecomponents.com seems to be down for a while now, and I cant find the cable anywhere else. Anyone know what I am talking about?

    The reason I want the cable is because I switched out my optical drive for a SSD, and I have constant fan issues. It speeds up to about 2500 rpm after the imac running for a few minutes, and I cant figure out why.
     
  2. Detrius macrumors 68000

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    There's a temperature sensor on the optical drive. You should have just left that in your machine.
     

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