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Gateway MX8711 CHARGER IS OVERHEATING.....NOT CHARGING FULLY NOW CHARGER HOT TO TOUCH...CAN'T LEAVE NOTEBOOK CHARGING TOO LONG

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How old is this charger?? might be time for a replacement, also im sure the battery is no longer good either

take the batter out see if the computer stay on and gets hot.

if it does still get hot check if the CPU fan or the fans are spinning, if not, the MOTHERBOARD could be shot.

check the fan make sure they are free moving, no dust.

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