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Lately my HP Pavilion dv9000 gets really hot really fast. The fan kicks on (& it's SO loud) but it keeps getting hotter. I tried the X Pad thing that elevates the laptop & (they claim) is made of a cooling material & the laptop got so hot it melted the glue that holds the rubber grippers on the laptop & the X pad! I try to prop the laptop on top of something to let as much of it be exposed to the air as possible but even the keyboard gets hot! I think this problem is too serious even for a laptop stand with a built in cooling fan. Did anyone have this problem? How did you fix it? I'm too afraid to use it (I'm typing this right now on my iPhone!)!

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You should dissasemble the laptop and clean the fan and the HS good luck!!
(this may be a good job for your kids:)) good luck

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