Laptop freezes during boot process. Becomes very hot

My laptop all of a sudden freezes during boot up. will not even go into bios or self recovery mode. Discovered later the fan don work cos the base was very hot. Before the final freeze, it's been hanging and working. Could it be that the bad fan had damaged the processor and could that also haveaffected the motherboard?
Tried to reinstall the OS, it terminates with the blue screen displaying error msg about possible hard drive or hardware fault.
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  1. Please stop posting duplicates of this thread. :non:
  2. And how does that affect you?
  3. I have to look for and delete the duplicates which cheeses me off as does your attitude.
  4. There's something called "Being Nice" just incase you dont know.
  5. There is also something called "reading the rules" and "not posting duplicate threads" along with "not getting sarky" or did you not know that?
  6. How about you take the front seat and teach me?
  7. Teach you what?
  8. Look. Sorry I got to you. I appreciate your effort maintaining the forum. I't's been helpful. Keep up the good work. Cheers
  9. And there I was about to give a reply... :)

    Fancy a beer Mousemonkey ?
  10. Hellboy said:
    And there I was about to give a reply... :)

    Fancy a beer Mousemonkey ?

    Yes mate, I'm sipping a cold Grolsch right now thanks, cheers! :) *raises bottle*
  11. Quote:
    Try this:
    -Boot up without any USB devices attached.
    -Boot up without the battery or cd/dvd drive.
    -Update your drivers...specifically video, sata, power management, chipset, etc.
    -Update your BIOS.
    -Run a CHKDSK /R on the drive.

    did you not read what he just said..

    he needs to replace the internal fan....
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