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    ROG Member ndenovchek +10
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    replacement fan?

    do any of the fans listed on the asus store work with the g72gx laptop ? i emailed the store and even called but noone could answer me i have had this comp[uter for over a year and the dgu idles at around 70*c even with a repasrte the fan sometimes fails to kick on and i have seen the gpu get to 109*c i paid a decent amount for thiss laptop and would hate to see it die not even a year after i bought it, i also own both g73 models . could someone please answer this for me. would techsupoort offer me a free replacement i am within the one year warrenty for the computer?

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    Brian@ASUS
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    well first of all this notebook initially had bios issue, did you upgrade your bios yet? have you tried cleaning out heatsink fins with compressed air? you need to take off the bottom panel and blow outwards. i am checking to see if those fans support g72.

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    ROG Member ndenovchek +10
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    yes i updated the bios and cleaned the heatsink many times and repasted the cpu with as5 still getting killer temps under light load like wow or basic web browsing

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    ROG Member ndenovchek +10
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    Unhappy ..

    i wish the g72 threads got as much attention as the g73 and above

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