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rzrfreefr
Posts: 237
Registered: ‎10-11-2011
Location: france
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

I tried to post a request on how to contact some one there :

http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/General-Discussion/How-to-contact-engineering-team-to-suggest-some-BIOS-...

 

If can fwd to the right persons this will be appreciated ...

 

Regards

 

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KirM10
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎12-20-2011
Location: Russia
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

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Guys, im suggest to send this Lenovo Employee information about yours machines that he is requested, if you dont do this yet. Or maybe this one. :smileyhappy:

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lemach
Posts: 23
Registered: ‎05-02-2012
Location: Málaga
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

i wrote as recommended in the previous post and i have got response. This is the answer through email:

 

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hi  lemach,

 

I'm currently in talks with the respective support teams to see if any changes that be made towards te system. At this point the teams still has yet to give me an update. I'll be speaking with the engineering teams today and will try to push this case forward to find the an appopriate resolution. I'll let you know of the update as soon as i can.

 

regards"

 

Theres is still hope. See you!!

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lemach
Posts: 23
Registered: ‎05-02-2012
Location: Málaga
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

already there is a update of g570´s bios v2.18!!! you cand find on this link:

 

http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/default.page?

 

i have already installed but i don´t know if they have fixed the fan...here in spain we are around 28º C and the cpu temperature is over 55º C and the fan never stop. I wait your feedback about this bios update.

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bananaman1
Posts: 30
Registered: ‎10-14-2011
Location: Poland
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

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After flashing new bios...

Fan on medium speed, does not stop.

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jennapark86
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎05-27-2012
Location: Toronto
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

I have G470. I just installed v2.18 and now the fan is running at medium speed (as opposed to lousy fast) but still on all the time. 

 

better than before but still, the fan doesn't need to run when the system is idle when I am doing nothing, no?

 

 

 

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lemach
Posts: 23
Registered: ‎05-02-2012
Location: Málaga
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

we must trust on lenovo...somebody of their staff answered me by email 2 days ago and tell me that the engineering is working about this issue and that he contact me in case of a new bios update.

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NINE
Posts: 2,841
Registered: ‎03-20-2012
Location: Malaysia
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

hi all,

 

Been back and fourth with our engineering, and they asking if anyone is willing to voluteer to send in their machine to our engineering side to investigate further into the matter. We are currently lloking anyone in the EMEA region to helpus with this investigation as would would like to search for an actaul root cause of the issue.

 

Please do let me know and should anyone willing to voluteer to PM diectly.

 

Thank you in advance,

 

Regards

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jennapark86
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎05-27-2012
Location: Toronto
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

I am from Canada, am i eligible to volunteer?

if so,

 

1. is sending the laptop at my cost?

2. can i get a replacement unit?

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jennapark86
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎05-27-2012
Location: Toronto
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Re: Replacing G570 fan

nevermind. EMEA...