Having problems with your Gateway GM5620 PC Desktop ?

I took my gateway gt5620 in because it would shut down by itself. It would restart. They took the graphics card out and it worked for a while. Now it is doing the shut down again. I took the side panel off and all of the fans are running. But with the side open it didn't shut down. I put the side back on and it shut down in a few minutes. I think the power supply is weak and by taking the graphics card out they took a load off of the power supply which helped for a little while. Should I replace


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Sounds like an overheating problem. May want to remove the processor and check the heat sink material. While you have it out you can clean the fan and the heat sink. Make sure your air flow isnt blocked in any way and neaten up the cables if necessary. You could also consider adding another fan.
It is most likely that you will need a more powerful power supply.
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