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Fan Cleaning I hear the cleaning the fan can be an effective way of fixing overheating problems, but I can't seem to find any place on the internet that gives instructions... I'm comfortable taking the laptop apart, but would like an idea of what I need to do before doing so... Thanks!

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How do I clean my laptop?
To help prevent this issue, place something in-between the fan blades, ... Cleaning the inside of a laptop computer can be a difficult task.

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