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I have a Hp Pavilion Dv8000t that is running extremely hot. I am very concerned with this laptop that is having the heat problems. Especially with Minors using it. I have complained before about the heat problem while it was under warranty and all they said to do was buy a "Chill Mat" and that isn't really fixing the problem. In my research I have been finding others have had this same problem, that the laptop running at dangerously high temperatures. What would be the best way to contact HP to get this problem solved, possibly with a replacement (non dangerous) laptop?

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    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    how old is the laptop... i know the fan on my dell doesn't come on till near meltdown... you might have a look to see if it needs cleaning

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My hp gets used on my quilt on the bed and after 20 mins if you move it you can warm your feet better than water bottle so dont worry.
if you go into bios you can config fan to be constantly on if youre so concerned.I have 4 laptops which all but one get extremely hot.
the advent 4211-b small compact,built in webcam,built in wireless ,built in blue tooth,built in sd card reader.system recovery built in before os means if ever you have a problem with os you can reinstall to factory in about 7mins.so if you choose to replace laptop this would be a good choice.

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