Can a damaged screen cause a laptop to overheat
Posted on 2014-07-28
I have a client who mistakenly sat on her Sager notebook, cracking the screen in 3 places. It's usable and she hasn't had time to have the screen replaced, but now is experiencing symptoms of overheating. The fan runs loudly and more often than usual, the machine loses connections, restarts, etc.
My question is this, can a cracked screen cause the system video to work harder, generating more heat, causing the fan to run harder and unpredictable behavior from other mobo components?