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I am experiencing when I turn the laptop on, about 8-10 seconds it turns off. Is this a modulure switch or what? Can I replace this item myself?? What would it cost to be fixed?

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Hard drives fail quite like this,if it is a mechanical drive[harddrive] it works like one of those old style record players,there is a disc in the middle then an arm moves across,,bisecting and reading the disc via a small [tiny] head.
if it is in fact a hard drive failure ,its better to try to remove it ,then tap it gently,to see if the mechanism is just stuck,if this works ,then unfortunately it will still fail, at a later date but you will then know the harddrive is at fault

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1. check to see if you have the PC in sleep mode.
2. check to see if you have a power from the laptop power adapter. You may need a new battery and or adapter.
contact you manufacturers technical support or parts department for OEM parts needed.

Posted on Mar 16, 2011

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