Having problems with your HP Compaq Presario V6000T Notebook ?

My Compaq Presario V6000 will not power-up from ac adapter nor battery. It has been suggested that I may have a motherboard problem. If this is the problem, is it economically worth it to replace the motherboard?


Answers :

Have you had the AC Adapter checked? Even though the light may be green on the AC Adapter, there may not be enough voltage to actually charge the laptop or power up due to damage or burn-out. With an Ohm meter, you can test the AC Adapter to see if it's supplying enough voltage.

I would check the A/C Adapter first before replacing a motherboard on your PC which can be more expensive than purchasing a new AC Adapter.

If you are computer savvy and know how to replace the motherboard, you can save money by installing it yourself. If you do not know how to replace a motherboard on the laptop, then you have to tack on labor costs.

Another tidbit of information I found about this model laptop I am adding to this post that may help you:

As\015\012a further item I have just stumbled across a new program involving this\015\012series of laptop as well as the HP Pavillion DV2000/ DV6000 / DV9000\015\012and the Compaq Presario V3000/V6000 series.
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\015\012http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...77&lc=en&cc=us
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\015\012This is a Warranty Enhancement program for all of these models addressing a variety of issues on these laptops.
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\015\012Using this program I was just able to get a one time repair for our\015\012customer at a substantially reduced price, with us doing data backup\015\012and facilitating the repair for them.

Good luck!
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