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Compaq v2000 dies after some time

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I have a compaq v2000. It turns off suddenly by it self. This happens when ever hard drive is sppining fast or it has been processing continousely for about an hour such as gaming, videos and scanning the hard drive, I noticed it does not happen when it runs program which does not require too much computing power.

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  • arif khattak Aug 02, 2008

    Murdock,



    Thanks for your enquiry. The problem exists in both cases.



    Pyrhyc,



    Thanks for your analysis. I think you are guiding me in right direction. I have the feeling that the machine is shuting down when the fan sound increases and the machine is heating up....I will try to clean the fan and heat sink....One more information, I would like to share with you.....The machine shuts down with a click sound.....May be it helps you to have better understanding of problem...



    Thanks and regards,



    Arif

  • arif khattak Aug 06, 2008

    Dear Pyrhyc



    I cleaned the heat sink and Fan. There was dirt built up. After that my machine is running ok. Thanks alot for your help. I think my problem is solved



    Regards



    Arif

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    Murdock Grewar May 11, 2010

    Is this only on the battery? Or AC power?

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Is the machine getting hot when it shuts down? If so, then you may need to clean the fan and heat sink. A dust or dirt build up can hinder the cooling system performance allowing the machine to heat up to a level that kicks in the built in fail safes in order to keep from damaging the processor. Try cleaning them and let me know. We'll go from there.

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