laptop very hot and noisy

Erich Dollansky erichfreebsdlist at
Tue May 1 23:05:35 UTC 2012


On Tuesday 01 May 2012 19:41:11 Anton Shterenlikht wrote:
> On Tue, May 01, 2012 at 08:25:11AM -0400, Alejandro Imass wrote:
> > On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 8:06 AM, Anton Shterenlikht <mexas at> wrote:
> I didn't even know they put fluid heatsinks in laptop.
> I thought this was something from IBM cutting edge power6
> chips.

a client showed be recently the internals of his notebook for some reasons. Yes, it also uses a 'heatpipe' to move the heat away from the CPU to a heatsink with a fan.
> So I might need to pull the laptop apart..
> I'm just not sure I could put it back
> together...

Start small. The model mentioned above has had a cover on the back giving access to the CPU. The next bet is the keyboard. The rest needs some mechanical knowledge.


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