Dell PowerEdge 1900 front LED message

Hi - I'm getting a message on the front LED of our Dell PiwerEdge 1900 that reads "E1310 RPM Fan 4" , and there is a fan that is loud. Does anyone know what is going on with this? Is it a fan or another problem? Any help would be appreciated!
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MetaltreeCommented:
Well from the sound of it, looks like you need a new fan. I would call dell support assuming you're under warranty, and they will either ship you a new fan or send a tech out to fix it.
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PowerEdgeTechIT ConsultantCommented:
Fan 4 has failed or is failing - the other fans speed up to compensate.  You can open up the case, swap fan 4 with another fan.  Fan 4 is the one on top of the memory/processor shroud.  If you swap it with fan 1, and the error then begins to show for fan 1, then the fan itself needs to be replaced.
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ppuleoCommented:
I'm getting that error on all of the fans, in fact I get the E1911 code which means it can't display all of the error codes. It scrolls through fans 1-3 then the E1911. The fans are all running quietly, there is no overheating going on, I can't believe they would all go bad at once.
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PowerEdgeTechIT ConsultantCommented:
The fans would not all go bad at once.  If they all stop working at once, it is your motherboard.  If they are all showing bad on the LCD/log, then reseat each one (one at a time if you are doing them all).  

What OS is running on it?  Do you have OMSA installed?  Clear the log and see if the error returns.  Have you rebooted?  Your BIOS and ESM may need to be updated if the fans are all working within their defined limits.
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ppuleoCommented:
Server 2008, I'm actually reloading it, so no OMSA yet. The only thing I can think of is, I removed 4gb of PC2 5300 and replaced it with 8 gb of PC2 4200. Bios accepted it, seems to run fine.
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MetaltreeCommented:
I've had a problem with a few Dells reporting false errors and when I called support they literally told me to clear it and ignore it
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PowerEdgeTechIT ConsultantCommented:
It may report false errors if the ESM is not up to date.  I would never say "clear it and ignore it", but "clear it and monitor it".  If there is an actual issue, it will come back; if it just got "stuck", then clearing it will reset it so you can monitor for real issues (like the fan errors returning on fans that actually are outside of their operating environment).
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