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Hey guys, sometimes my computer just suddenly gets a countdown from a thermal failure, what could be the problem?
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your gpu overheated
    
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The name should give it away. "Thermal" has to do with your temperatures. Most likely video card, since a CPU would just throttle then shut down.

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Originally Posted by luckykillz View Post
Hey guys, sometimes my computer just suddenly gets a countdown from a thermal failure, what could be the problem?
Check all of your fans, make sure they're spinning.
Clean out the dust.

Fill in your system specs, like which pre-built system do you have?
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