Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T42 Notebook ?

Screen shakes and it freezes

\015 When I start my T42, sometime the screen shakes a bit (even in BIOS mode) and then it freezes up. I am able to sometime start up all the way into windows but a slight movement of screen and it's gone. What could be wrong?\015

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I have the freezing problem as well i have taken out the HD and still freezes comp is in shambles adn connections look good. I discovered it is only when you press on the left side palm rest it will freeze. I removed the pi slot it did ok for a very short time! Still freezes just wondering if I put something under the mb and the case it will quit flexing! not sure though.. I know its not the PS and the HD and the connections.
Try pulling the battery and just running off ac power, I did this and it fixed it. Tested my battery with a meter and it was running high at 12.43 V's on the cells, Nominal is 10.8. Thanks Abrsvcs for suggesting psu.
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