Satellite Pro A10 - fan problem?


I have read and looked for similar topics/issues, but I did find something similar...

I have a problem in my notebook, which seems that I can't get rid... Whenever I use my pc a little more difficult (part No.: scan disc with anti-virus, zip a file, etc.) it overheats and shuts down.

I opened, cleaned the fan (it wasn't bad btw) and continues today.
But I noticed something is that it seems that the fan does not work at full power.
When I turn it on (after overheating), the fan runs really at full power, but a few seconds later, the speed decreases and it constantly to keep the same speed and if try to do the same task, overheating again...

The fan seems ok because it stops when the pc it's not hot, but everytime I try it overload, it keeps overheating, how can I solve this problem?

Thanks in advance! Kind regards.

Hello Fred

As a first step please can you me to which you would like a response? If you wait for Toshiba technician for the response form you can wait very long because it is user in the forum.

Second, I don't know exactly what it looks like in your case, but I noticed a similar behavior on my Satellite M70. After pressing power for a few seconds, cooling fan works at, I believe at full speed, but when load WXP start the cooling fan stops running. At this point Toshiba power saver (or power options Windows XP Home edition) controls the speed of the processor and cooling method. The entire operation is controlled by this tool.

I really don't understand why you are upset because of this. If the laptop works fine now without overheating be happy and enjoy this good old classic.

One more thing: next time be nice and Admin will not nice edit. :)

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