Having problems with your Acer Aspire 1703SC Notebook ?


\015 Hi. I have an Acer Aspire 1700 (1703SC to be exact). The fan is running on maximum all the time. Can anyone explain why this is and how to fix it? Thanks\015

Answers :

You could have dust blocking the heatsink fins and or the fan.
\015\012Loosen the dust etc. clean and vacuum the dust off.
\015\012Did you overclock your system? If so you need to restore it back to the original settings.
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