It keeps shutting down randomly. That could be your solution to prevent laptop overheating. I have a AS model and I had the same problem described here laptop is on for mins and turns off without warning. From the fans turning on to the computer shutting down was really quick, within seconds…any ideas what to look for? When I wiggle a little the light goes on to show it charging. How to troubleshoot and fix laptop video problems Laptop has bad video on the LCD screen.

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So, it seems like a HW issue, but not sure how to debug. If you do not have any important data on the hard drive try to run a restore CD, I guess you have nothing to loose and the laptop toshiba tecra a4 s211 not work properly anyway. And about the fans cj will probably know the answer to that and the display problem. If I want to check toshiba tecra a4 s211 this is indeed the problem do I check from the back of the computer or do I need to disassemble the front which I have never done before and am not quite sure how to do.

Is this even a possibility? The power light and lights in the front all remain green. It freezes after a minute of the computer being on every single time.

If I switched to a Celeron processor would that reduce the heat production? I buy a lot of computer stuff from them. Just take it toshiba tecra a4 s211 a repair shop and let them fix it. I have toshiba tecra a4 s211 Toshiba Satellite P You can see them through the grill on the bottom of the laptop. I think you can decrease the CPU temperature if you use a good thermal compound, for example Artic Silver.

I have just bought a refurbished A I tried again switching to the laptop but w211 not get the same result as the first test. Not sure if it will help, but I would definitely try it. Could I have damaged my processor?

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I have a Satellite P15, how do Toshbia clean the heatsink? As time goes on, it would turn on for 3 seconds and then turn back off. If you run the laptop without thermal grease, it will overheat and shut down.

If your laptop is still under warranty, you can take it to any Toshiba Authorize Service Provider and fix the problem at no charge to you. If this would work it would save alot of anxiety!! Wayne, I think that 60 degrees Celsius is a little bit toshiba tecra a4 s211. Could you toshiab a Model for a replacement LCD screen for me?

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Now, the computer boots up, however the fans are not running. Changes to toshiba tecra a4 s211 of the settings will require re-starting the computer. Found your info thru Google. The color on this looks off, probably tecrz oxidation or something like that.

What is the procedure for fixing these overheating issues when they happen again toshiba tecra a4 s211 the a Can you check if the laptop performance is set to maximum? Do you know where I can get the Toshiba pink grease cheaply?

I tecrs a toshiba satellite s laptop. How to troubleshoot and fix laptop video problems Laptop has bad video on the LCD screen.

The DC jack is kinda flimsy, looking at it from the outside. I tried all the ways but always had the same black toahiba.

I was resigning myself tera a laptop repair He…. It is not necessary to remove the heatsink to clean it, just use compressed air to blow off the dust from the heatsink.

Then trouble starts after 2 or 3 months. Oh my God I travel all over the world with my laptop and could not figure out why it was shutting down. In the past toshiba tecra a4 s211 days my AC connection has begun flickering and toshiba tecra a4 s211 off. Most likely your system board was replaced q4 because of this problem.

The dust is collected between the fan and the heatsink. I don t know if it s the CPU but the pins came with the heatsink. I think it might be your problem.

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So, it again is either going to be a simple fix or thrown away. When you hold down Fn and tap on F5 one time, you might get a menu that shows where toshiba tecra a4 s211 laptop outputs video I get this menu on toshbia Satellite A laptop. I cant find it on ebay toshiba tecra a4 s211 I have lost mine. All you have to do: Christina, Laptop disassembly requires some tecrs skills and if you are not sure do not open the laptop or you can damage it.

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For anyone who has taken-apart a Toshiba Satellite A75 series mine is an AScan you tell me what kind of motherboard is in it…Brand, partetc? So, check for fans. I ran some software tests and found no problems. I did not bother putting any coz Toshiba tecra a4 s211 thought it was just dust.

I called Toshiba, and their not so helpful tech stated that according to toshiba tecra a4 s211 specs, Toshiba uses pink silicon grease, not a thermal pad.