Having problems with your Acer Aspire L100 PC Desktop ?

Unwanted System Shut Down

\015 My Acer L100 keeps powering down at seemingly random intervals. No error messages appear, the hard drive slows down and the monitor fades to black in a matter of 2 seconds. Fans are clean and exhaust airway for the unit is fine. Is this a hardware problem or a software issue? Solutions? Thanks!\015

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I'm a Computer Tech I just opened aAcer Aspire L100 up with the same symtoms.Found two bad 1000uf 6.3 volt caps on the Motherboard. They were bloated. Replaced them and it is now working fine
Wow...i am surprised no one has discoverd this and i am an amatuer. the power management software seems to be the culprit. i have posted the solution i used on some of the other overheating acer L100 questions. even if the fans run at top speed, the bios can read the wrong temps and also control the processer voltages too high which no fan is gonna cool......lol......check em out, my finger is tired.....lol.
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