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Old Jan 24, 2006, 3:46 AM   #1
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User's complaint: "My computer will only run for a minute or two and then shuts down."

Here's the view with the side off the case:
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Old Jan 24, 2006, 3:48 AM   #2
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And what I found when the front panel was removed:
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Old Jan 24, 2006, 3:52 AM   #3
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The "repair" consisted of cranking up the air compressor, followed by a full strip down and clean inside everything (even the floppy drive was full.)

On re-assembly all was well -- Intel wrought better than they knew when they made Pentiums turn themselves off when overheated...
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Old Jan 24, 2006, 12:58 PM   #4
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looks like the back of my dryer! :?
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