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Sony vgn-s460: screen blinks, fan runs very loud

\015 Sony vgn-s460 laptop hangs up. Noticed that the first symptoms are the screen blinking, then the fan running very loud non-stop and exhausting hot air. A moment later the computer stops responding at all (screen remains on). This happens sometimes after a while and sometimes just minutes after turning on. Cycling power gets things going again - until next time -- which can be very soon.\015\012Opened the case and looked for dust, but there was very little. It starts looking like perhaps the disk motor overheating.\015

Answers :

Possible clock timing of CPU is wrong. Is it two fan on this laptop? Maybe one is not functioning. Plus check your power supply if gives correct power!.. If none of this , it comes to the MB and possible a CAPS making problem. Need expert.
\015\012JMC
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