Tutorial: How to replace Thinkpad T61 CPU Fan HSF, Fix Fan Error, Cool down CPU! 1080P

Short video on how to replace a hsf. If your machine is running hot, you should use compressed air (when the laptop is off) to blow out the air ducts. You can use this video to take apart your machine and apply better thermal paste to lower temperatures.

Here are a few good thermal pastes:
http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?lt1=_blank&bc1=000000&IS2=1&bg1=FFFFFF&fc1=000000&lc1=0000FF&t=mr342chan-20&o=1&p=8&l=as4&m=amazon&f=ifr&ref=ss_til&asins=B0002VFXFE

http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?lt1=_blank&bc1=000000&IS2=1&bg1=FFFFFF&fc1=000000&lc1=0000FF&t=mr342chan-20&o=1&p=8&l=as4&m=amazon&f=ifr&ref=ss_til&asins=B000FZ1YSW

http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?lt1=_blank&bc1=000000&IS2=1&bg1=FFFFFF&fc1=000000&lc1=0000FF&t=mr342chan-20&o=1&p=8&l=as4&m=amazon&f=ifr&ref=ss_til&asins=B002CQU14A

Thermal paste comparison guide-
http://benchmarkreviews.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=150&Itemid=62

Here is what thermal pads I would buy if you want to replace the northbridge thermal pad (it is a sheet, you cut what you need)-
http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?lt1=_blank&bc1=000000&IS2=1&bg1=FFFFFF&fc1=000000&lc1=0000FF&t=mr342chan-20&o=1&p=8&l=as4&m=amazon&f=ifr&ref=ss_til&asins=B008X0UKV8

Here are some fan choices-
http://www.amazon.com/s/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=t61%20replacement%20fan&linkCode=ur2&tag=mr342chan-20&url=search-alias%3Daps&linkId=A34XH6FWLHLPP5PF

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