Having problems with your Sony PC Laptops ?

I have a VGN-FJ 270 and the cooling fan does not work anymore causing the laptop to heat up and shut down. Any suggestions?

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Search for a cooling fan for that model in google or ebay. If you can't find one you may be able to buy one of those cooling systems that you set the laptop on to pull all the heat out of it. I did that once to my brothers old laptop and it is still working today.
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