Laptop troubleshooting forum: Running hot and shutting down randomly

by: chf_2258 May 6, 2010 6:43 PM PDT

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Running hot and shutting down randomly

by chf_2258 - 5/6/10 6:43 PM

HP G60-440US WIN7 Home 3GB RAM

I use MSE for security and Chrome

My Laptop has now shut down when on battery power 2x and then it will not start unless I disconnect & reconnect the battery. I just did this without even plugging it in and the battery still had 20% juice left. In addition, I have noticed it running very hot a few times but that has been, I think, because the CPU is addressing something and operating at 90-100%.

Also, I did a system restore after the first incident 3 days ago and it just happened again.

Any feedback?

Thanks, Chris

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