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Check the procesor fan, if it come loose the temperature rises and the computer shot down to protect the procesor..or probably the procesor lost the heat sink compound.That is a compound that comes over the back part of the procesor and help the procesor to transfer the heat to the heat sink of the procesor,The heat sink is that metallic piece that you see under the fan of the procesor..probably you need to put a cap of that heat sink can get it in any electronic shop that sales repair parts for technicians.

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