Having problems with your HP Pavilion dv1000 Notebook ?

I have an hp pavilion laptop which some water was accidentally spilled on it. It was in a bag turned off and the water consistently dripped over it for some time without me noticing. It wasn't an entire bottle of water, as a matter of its a 1.5l which was less than half filled at the time. About a 1/4 of this fell from the bottle. There were other things that got slightly wet in the bag. When I noticed I did not turn it on, I wiped out what was visible and placed it in the sun. I did not immedia


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Look if u have a water spilled over ur lap drive, dont start it, it might get short circuted..
now as u r sayin dat u opened ur drive & all, seems u r kinda knowledged abt it..
So if u can, open every part like hard drive, mem slots & all..
then get a dryer, blow it over ur mother board.. make sure u dont leave the processor part..
Now take ur battery out, clean the slots, clean the battery terminals, its socket..
leave ur lap opened in the same way for a while say half n hour of for 1 hour..
Now reattach every part u took out, and connect everything properly except ur battery..
once u fixed all ur components, fix ur battery & then try to start it..
I hope this works out..

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