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Fan always running

My laptop is 3 years old, and a few months ago I noticed that the fan is almost always on. It seems the computer is overheating, as it's hot to the touch, which is why the fan is probably always on.

Is this something that can easily be fixed? I'm concerned that one of these days it simply won't turn on.

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