whys my comp makin weird noises?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by cjddrum1, Oct 6, 2007.

  1. cjddrum1 macrumors regular

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    Recently when the room is quiet my MBP starts making like this weird (its not the monitor humming) but its like a quiet and gets slow then fast then slow then fast
    like


    WHHHAAAAAWHAWHAWHAWHAWHAWHAWHAWHAWHAAAHWAAHHWWHHHHAAAWWHHHHAAAAAAAAAWWHAWHAWHAWH

    lol...sry but thats the only way i can explain it
     
  2. FJ218700 macrumors 68000

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    what are you doing when the sounds are being made?
     
  3. cjddrum1 thread starter macrumors regular

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    just doing normal stuff like browsing internet, aim, itunes
     
  4. FJ218700 macrumors 68000

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    I guess it could be the fans throttling up and down. I don't have a MBP so I don't know what the fans should sound like.

    I'd install the widget iStatPro to monitor the when the fans are on and their RPM to see if this correlates with the sound.
     

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