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Here's an interesting article that may shed some light on your problem, overheating power adapters are a common symptom for a lot of users. Generally it can range from a faulty laptop, to a faulty power adapter (with many even after several replacements), to an outlet in your wall that is too high or too low in power.
 
http://www.evancarmichael.com/Technology/6795/How-to-Check-if-your-Laptop-Power-Supply-is-Faulty-or-Failing.html
 
A good tool to show your battery usage and power is a utility called coconut-flavourcoconutbattery which you can download here:
A good tool to show your battery usage and power is a utility called coconut-flavourcoconutbattery which you can download here:
 
http://www.coconut-flavour.com/

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Here's an interesting article that may shed some light on your problem, overheating power adapters are a common symptom for a lot of users.  Generally it can range from a faulty laptop, to a faulty power adapter (with many even after several replacements), to an outlet in your wall that is too high or too low in power.

http://www.evancarmichael.com/Technology/6795/How-to-Check-if-your-Laptop-Power-Supply-is-Faulty-or-Failing.html

A good tool to show your battery usage and power is a utility called coconut-flavour which you can download here:

http://www.coconut-flavour.com/

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