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Same problem with mine

Did you ever fix your problem with your computer? mine is doing the same thing. it get so hot that i cant even touch it.help

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  • fmarc19 Feb 05, 2009

    the fan is not working on thie notebook. how do you get the computer open in order to change fan. I have removed all screws but it seem stuck at the hinge end of the computer bottom, near the battery compartment

  • aawen Feb 10, 2009

    same problem to me lately, finally decide to order a new one, but neither acer itself or mundocorp.com (acer referal) has the parts in stock, wasting time on waiting phone all day today, frustrated.

  • Anonymous Apr 23, 2009

    The back will not unhinge.

  • kalbutt May 11, 2010

    Hi, The only thing I did which seems to have helped was took the fan completely apart and cleaned out all the **** that had built up inside. touch wood it has not yet shut down since. that's all I can suggest im affaid.

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Once, I had the same problem, and i solved it buy cleaning my fan!
You need to unscrew the 6 screw under your laptop and clean the fan and espescially the part between the fan and the laptop itself.(there is allways a lot of dust).

Posted on May 21, 2008

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1. Take off the silver plastic strip (where the power button is) and the keyboard then unscrew the fan.
2. Remove it and clean it using a paper towel and anti-static foam.
3. Gently scrape out the dust build up from inside the fan cubby.
Make sure all is dry and reconnect the fan, keyboard and strip.

Should be a lot quieter now as air will pass through as it should.

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I think your fan is not working
and dont kept on metal

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