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My laptop shut off today. When I touched it the laptop was extremely hot! I have not noticed that before. The fan has been loud lately. Do you have any suggestions?

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Overheated laptops turn off by themselves. It usually is because of the dirt in the fan. Try to clean it up.

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It is quite possible that you need to replace the cooling fan. You can get used parts for this machine on Ebay pretty cheap now. I have seen the fan assy go for about $8-20.00. They are a bit of a job to replace. Just take your time.

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