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HP Pavilion Dv6000z will not turn on

This laptop will not power up with or w/o the batt. I believe that the batt is bad, but it is my understanding that with the batt taken out, the unit should pwr up when plugged into the wall. The wall pwr adapter has tested good. With the batt in place and pwr cord attached, 1 of the computer LED pwr indicator lights comes on and stays on. No lights come on when only the pwr cord is attached and batt has been removed. When attempting to turn on the computer with the batt in place and pwr cord attached, all LED indicator lights momentarily (~1 second) come on and then turn off. This includes the above mentioned pwr LED. Then a second later the pwr LED will light up and stays on. Without the batt in place nothing happens when attempting to turn on. Help please!

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Florida Bob,

Battery is part of the power/charging circuit. As you have found it needs to be in place; kaput or not.

Believe your problem to be Power MOSFET's.

This will explain why,

http://www.fixya.com/support/t15330613-hp_pavilion_dv8_not_starting_up


(The Mayohardware article)

Now you may know what is wrong, and where to get replacement parts, and how to replace.

This is the HP Support link to the free Service Manual,

Main Support page for the HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook PC,

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/product?cc=us&lc=en&dlc=en&product=3224052

Manuals download page,

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/manualCategory?cc=us&dlc=en&lc=en&product=3224052&

In the list you want the blue -

HP Pavilion dv6000 Notebook PC - Maintenance and Service Guide

USE an ESD wrist strap.
Use a multi-compartment container for the various screws you will remove.
Label each compartment for the area the screw/s come out of.
SOME screws look VERY similar to other screws.
Advise DO NOT mix them up.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/65W-CHARGER-AC-ADAPTER-FOR-HP-Pavilion-dv1000-dv2000-dv5000-dv6000-146594-001-/221082152535?pt=Laptop_Adapters_Chargers&hash=item337985ee57

18.5 Volts (DC)

For additional questions please post in a Comment.

Regards,
joecoolvette

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Another issue could be the CPU fan/heat skin if this is failing or the CPU is overheating the laptop will power off.
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