It could be also a lack of Thermal soloution

  Giggle n' Bits 23:04 19 Nov 2003

paste on the CPU die depending on the type of the CPU. I would also check Fans that are there are spinning when powered on and also on the VGA Card if there is one.

Also it could be the HDD but diagnostic software for the manufactuer of the drive would be need to test it.

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