Having problems with your HP Compaq 8510w Notebook ?

I have an 8710 workstation and it has worked fine for many months. Recently I've been having problems powering it on. I use a docking station and when I try to power it on in the morning -- the power LED turns green and then after a few seconds the charge LED (lightning bolt symbol) will flash amber several times and then nothing. If I leave it docked or plugged in for several minutes (last time it was 50 minutes) it eventually powers on. I've had the video card, system board, and power supply a


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Flashing orange light generally indicates battery low charge\015\012could be your battery at fault\015\012
\015\012the next time you try and power on and it doesnt work, take the battery out\015\012(unplug AC) and try to run just on AC power\015\012
\015\012hope helps, let me know if can help further
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