Too much work for a 2+ year old laptop.tdracer wrote: ↑Sep 19th, 2012 10:57 pmIt should never happen. You need to regrease your cpu and clean the heatsink and fan. Even a tl64 in a tx1000 will not overheat and die at 100%cpu if it has the proper thermal protection.
I only say this not to be a know it all, but you are shortening the lifespan of your system, even if you don't let it overheat.
I do use a cooler to compensate. I don't plan on using this laptop for 8+ years.