Battery time doesnt last long
Generally laptop batteries (Lithium-Ion) come in standard 6-cell and 12-cell configurations, lasting about 1.5 to 2 years before they begin to degrade in their charge capacity.
HP has issued 3 recalls in the last two years regarding laptop batteries, and you can check to see if your laptop qualifies for their replacement program under the recall at: http://bpr.hpordercenter.com/hbpr/
You can also shop Nextag for laptop batteries that are compatible with the dv600z, here are some search results: http://www.google.com/products?hl=en&q=laptop+battery+for+hp+dv6000z&um=1&ie=UTF-8&ei=EqgtSuvxF4_SNOvR7PcJ&sa=X&oi=product_result_group&resnum=1&ct=title
Lastly, if you purchased the laptop at Best Buy for instance, and you purchased the GSBTP (geek squad black tie protection) which is just their in-store warranty, they all come with a free battery replacement for the term of the warranty.
Hope this helps,
Jun 08, 2009 |
HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook