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HP Pavilion dv6000

Before I buy any parts - I need to know which parts. My laptop does not switch on even if the mains is plugged on. This has happen before but after twiddling with battery it switches on

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  • Laiman May 05, 2008

    yes the blue light is there

  • Laiman May 05, 2008

    there are no beeps

  • Laiman May 05, 2008

    There is the blue light from tha main adaptor, do you think it is worth buying a new battery.

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Hello Laiman

I would recommend you get your hands on a laptop minipci diagnostic card as it can tell you what is the problem.

Here is one
http://cgi.ebay.com/New-MiniPCI-Diagnostic-Laptop-Computer-Defect-POST-Card_W0QQitemZ380023032837QQihZ025QQcategoryZ1244QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

The card is inserted into the minipci slot in the bottom of the laptop, there is possibly a wireless lan card in place so you would have to remove it first.

If your not intrested in that, tell me do you hear any beeps from the pc? if you see and hear noting then its possible the motherboard would need to be replaced 100-1000usd

also its possible there is a loose connection or faulty ac adapter. try with another adapter or another battery if possible.



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Thanks and good luck!

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  • Ekse May 05, 2008

    Do you see the power light on the laptop while its connected to the ac adapter?

  • Ekse May 05, 2008

    No don't buy a battery.



    its useless to you if there is a seriour problem with the motherboard.



    Id suggest you take the laptop to a professional to be tester or buy a tester to see whats wrong with it.



    Could be mainboard, cpu, vga or memory problem. No beeps.. cant say what is wrong.

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