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Random Switch-offs Okay so I have a new sony vaio, I bought it this summer, and since a while its been switching off on its own..and asking em to launch a recovery setup thing and even while i try to do it it switches off, sometimes it doesnt and i lets me in but after a while again it will switch off on its on...what could be the problem? I ve scanned for viruses and it says there re none..

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    I have bought the sony vaio PCG-FX103 ON NOV 2002, I have this problem about the power I try to switch it on the lights (leds) turn on but it switches off immediately, it keeps doing this repeatedly can I download a service manual or circuit diagram of this laptop?can you help me with this problem.

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    Frank Pleven



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You could be having a overheating problem, make sure you are not covering any vent holes, especially those on the base of the laptop, the laptop should be placed on a flat hard surface. Your CPU fan could be faulty.

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