Laptop runs hot after replacing motherboard Tags: Laptops Fan Motherboards Last response: April 27, 2010 1:36 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share D J Holt April 26, 2010 8:55:15 PM Hello, My Hp laptop fan worked fine and it did not heat up but since I had the motherboard replaced, the keys get hot enough to burn my fingers. The whole laptop feels extremely hot. Now the fan does not run. Why? More about : laptop runs hot replacing motherboard frozenlead a b D Laptop a b V Motherboard April 26, 2010 10:57:14 PM The fan doesn't run at all? It should run sometimes. Your CPU cooler may have been installed improperly. m 0 l rage machine April 27, 2010 1:36:52 AM Wow! Take it in and leave it off if the keys are burning your fingers. Imagine how much damage you could be causing to nearby components... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Laptop's processor runs hot after replacing thermal paste. Forum SolvedMy laptop runs excessively hot even after I cleaned the heatsink Forum SolvedLaptop runs very hot (~95C) after HDD upgrade Forum SolvedLaptop Screen Flickering even after replacing Graphics IC chip in motherboard Forum New HP laptop still running loud and hot after sending it for repair...(sigh) Forum CPU still running hot after replacing heatsink! Forum SolvedSlow internet after replacing another motherboard help pls Forum SolvedRecovering "digital signature" after replacing the HD in an XP Toshiba laptop Forum SolvedPC takes a long time to boot from SSD when IDE drive is connected (after replacing motherboard) Forum SolvedHelp! Need to fresh install Win. 8.1 Pro after replacing motherboard. Have key but no media! Forum SolvedLagging after laptop too hot Forum Solved0x000000ED BSOD after replacing laptop screen Forum SolvedWhat are general causes for a laptop to run hot when it has not done so in the past? Forum SolvedMy Toshiba Satellite C660 running on windows 7 keeps poping up disk error even after replacing it with a new one. Any useful h Forum Solvedafter replacing my toshiba LCD screen the laptop only displays in safe mode Forum SolvedWill I need to reinstall Windows 7 after replacing motherboard and PSU Forum SolvedDo I need to reinstall windows after replacing motherboard and CPU? Please help! Forum SolvedMotherboard CPU warning light is on even after replacing CPU and picture won't appear on monitor Forum SolvedPC still running hot after using an air duster. Forum SolvedBSOD (page fault in nonpaged area) after motherboard replacement Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !