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Gateway 340UI Overheat

\015 Unit powers off after roughly 40 minutes of powered activation. Problem is CPU overheating; bottom of unit is extremely hot to the touch and experiments with elevating the unit off the surface of desk and positioning an external fan in front of primary exhaust vent. Please advise.\015

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Well, I can tell you this. With most laptops the fans **** in air and blow it into some copper fins. These fins are very close together so dust and dirt clog the the air flow over the fins. Try this, get some canned air and go outside. Look for the copper fins (should be where hot air use to come out). Use the air to blow out the dust. Also blow air into the fans. Good luck.
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