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Hp nw8430 When I first turn the computer on it gets stuck on the bootup process, with a blank screen. the dvd rom lights continues to blink and I can also hear the dvd rom drive reseting. if I was to loosen the screws that hold the keyboard, the computer will start in a few attempts. and the it works fine after that. I'm pretty sure it gets stuck during the bios check some kind of hardware issue, i've heard that these particular laptops have some kind of problems with the design. it would be nice if you could share some light on this matter, replacing the motherboard is expensive. may be there is a components that need to be re-balled. Thanks for you answer.

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