Having problems with your HP Pavilion dv4000 Notebook ?

When running video or playing games fan seems to run loud the whole computer shuts off


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That means the heat sink processor is clogged and needs to be cleaned. When the computer can't cool down the processor, it detects overheating and shutdowns to protect the processor.

The back of the computer needs to be removed and the heat sink needs to be cleaned. I do not recommend you to do it if you have no previous experience cleaning computers.
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