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Computer never starts

Computer tries to powers up for 1 second then goes into a continuious reboot. Replaced the power adapter, and just oredered a new battery.
Is there anything I'm forgetting?
HP ze4365us, win xp home.

Thanks in advance,
Ken

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  • kenp56 Nov 17, 2008

    I jsut reseated the ram, reseated the hard drive, and removed the wifi card. Still the same. The battery will not charge, the computer will not start on battery only nor starrt on power adapter either, so it is more than just a battery i agree. The new battery will not arrive for 2 to 3 days anyway.

    Thanks for the help, Thanks.



    Ken

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This may be an over heating issue. Blow out the air vents or open case and clean inside. Make sure cooling fan is spinning, if unit is warm.

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Are you sure it's the correct RAM?? Is it the Original Memory that came in the Laptop???

It Attempts to power on ???? Do you see Lights and does the fan Spin???? Does it get past POST?

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You just Replaced 2 things that have nothing to do with your Issue...

You Need to check your RAM and Hard Drive....Reseat Your Ram and test it
Also Make Sure Your Hard Drive is correctly in its slot..

That Make / Model is known for having a Faulty Nvidia CHip... Which causes that rebooting... Not Sure If THats Whats Happening with yours.. But Look Into It... They Are Repairing These Boards due to Recalled Chips...

Try Removing Your WiFi Card and Your Hard Drive....Remove Your Battery as well.... Plug In AC Adapter and try to power on the laptop.....

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