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Power source connection to my HP Pavilion dv 8000 disconnects often and connector must be reinsertd and jiggled to establish ac power supply


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The fix depends on where the issue is - if it's an issue w/ the power cord input, then it's an easy fix - replace the power supply input - if it's an issue w/ the internal input on the laptop, then it's a much more involved fix. Replacing the motherboard, or, if you want, trying to replace just the power input - is your call. Here's a good article w/ pictures if you decide to go that route - good luck!

http://www.laptoprepair101.com/laptop/2008/07/17/laptop-battery-stops-charging-when-move-power-cord/
YOU SHOULD CHANGE THE CONNECTOR BEFORE IT BLOWS UP THE POWER IC'S THAT LINK TO THE CONNECTOR
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