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Must hold HP laptop at awkward angles for it to work

I have a HP laptop dv 4000, and I must hold it at weird angles for it to function. If I put in the normal position it freezes up, but once I put it in the akward angle it works again.

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  • what part freezes the curser or the whole thing also if the ac adapter and jack are loose it may be the ac apapter tugging on the jack if the pin is loose at all it could be the jack

  • Priscilla mcdaniel May 11, 2010

    sounds like either cpu is loose or your hard drive is comeing loose mite try looking inthe bottom to see if anything is loose let me know lala linda

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You have a serious issue with your motherboard. I suggest you take it to a repair facility to see why the fan is cutting off or the machines GPU is overheating and cutting off. The awkward angle sounds like an issue with a connector or fan being suffocated.

Good Luck!
Ruben

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Common problem.
Cold solder on South Bridge, BGA chip needs reflow/fix.

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