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Why is my laptop heating up and turning off shortly after?

My laptop seems to heat up very quickly while I use it and it eventually shuts off. After waiting for a bit and turning my laptop on it repeats the same thing.

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hey bro i have the same exact pc and face the same exact issue at first i thought it was an OS issue so i put windows 10 but still continues so what i did was teardown the pc completely and whe i reache the processor i cleaned up the dry hard thermal paste and made sure to smear the moist paste on the processor cpu and gpu or if u can u can put new paste it solve ma issue

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Your fan may be failing. I would listen to see if you can hear the fan running when the computer is performing a task. If the fan is silent, it may need replacement. Try following this guide: Acer Aspire 5742 Cooling Fan Replacement

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i think you have to clean your Laptop

here a teardown instruction guide for your laptop

http://www.insidemylaptop.com/how-to-dis...

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