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Fan is on all the time

Discussion in 'Phantom 4 Help' started by Eric Boucher, Sep 20, 2016.

  1. Eric Boucher

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    Hi guys i am new whit the phantom 4 , i just bought it , as soon that's turn on , the fan start right away is that normal, thanks in advance
     
  2. Eric Boucher

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    It seem its always running
     
  3. Meta4

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    That's right.
    The P4 has ventilation slots in the battery and the fan keeps air circulating to reduce heat buildup.
     
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    Not sure it's supposed to run all of the time though Meta4. Mine shuts off after a second or two. Then comes on as needed I thought. In fact, I just sent in one P4 because my fan had stopped working at power up. But I think it is supposed to come on at power up and then shut off until it gets warmed up from battery discharge in bird.
     
  6. Eric Boucher

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    When i start it , its running for about 10 seconds after it stop and then start back beetween 15 and 30 second
     
  7. KevMo Photog

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    That may be normal Eric. But I don't think it should run solid all the time. Or at least I don't think that would be the normal.
     
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