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Overheating Sony Vaio VPCF-122FX

My laptop is overheating more frequently. Usually when I am watching a video or playing music. Also when I play FB games. (Farmville)

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  • Vicki G Apr 27, 2013

    I've tried vacuuming the fan and I always use a chill pad.

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no this happened with my friends hp laptop then he updated his bios firmware over the internet and now his laptop does not gets off when hot

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The recalled notebook computer models are the VAIO VGN-TZ100 series, VGN-TZ200 series, VGN-TZ300 series and VGN-TZ2000 series. The computers’ screen size is about 11.1” measured diagonally. Not all units are affected; consumers should contact Sony to determine if their unit is included in the recall.
Sold by: The SonyStyle stores and Web site, authorized electronics retailers, and authorized business-to-business dealers nationwide from July 2007 through August 2008 for between $1,700 and $4,000.

Remedy: Consumers should stop using the recalled notebook computers immediately and contact Sony to determine if their notebook is affected. The firm will arrange for an inspection and repair, if needed.

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I'm assuming you bought this new. Take it back & exchange it or contact acer for warranty repair.

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Make sure that there is sufficient air flow. Try putting a 1/2 inch block under the back of the laptop to improve air flow.

You can also buy a laptop cooler for the laptop to sit on top of.

Posted on Mar 20, 2010

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sounds like the fan in your laptop is failing or is damaged, when you run graphic intensive applications and the fan turns on is that then you hear the noise if so it is your fan and you should see about getting it replaced because the components in your laptop will over heat and stop working.

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