Having problems with your HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook ?

My hp pavilion dv6000 laptop shuts down on a daily basis and with no warning when I'm in the middle of something. I have it sitting on a base with dual fans and plugged in at all times. When I run a battery check, it shows that it is in good health. It usually takes a couple of tries and a few minutes before it will start back up.


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This could be related to a failing Hard Drive as well. You can download some simple diagnostics from Western Digital (Western Digital Data Lifeguard.) The software is free and available through the support pages on Western Digital's website. Follow this Link , to download the file.

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Also since you use a laptop cooler check for dust blocking cooling vents if you haven't already done so. Additional airflow helps with cooling but causes more dust build up. Make sure to blow air both directions when cleaning to clear out any mats against internal fins.

Go to safe mode tapping the F8 Key and while booting. try to stay there for some time and see if it shuts down, If it does then go to Bios by Tapping f10 key and check if shuts down there. If it shuts down in Bios. then its a motherboard failure. Can reseat RAM for Luck, other wise if it stays in the BIOS, go to hp.com and update the Bios using the model num. and check. Does not work?? then uninstall security softwares and then check, otherwise u can format the computer as there is nothing to be done.
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