In reply to Bikesh T’s post on December 15, My son and I just finished replacing the CPU fan with great results…. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades. My laptop does not have a sound card. I am rather embarassed to have handled the job so poorly, especially on a somewhat expensive laptop at the time.

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I messed one thig up: Thank you for posting this tutorial, I hope i will manage to change the CPU without any problems following this instructions. I updated my webcam drivers but it still doesnt work it worked once and than stopped it worked for about 5 minutes and than it stopped can dg6500 be my webcam is disconnected?

The dim of them are 2mm, not 5mm, right?

Is it not useful to upgrade RAM to 4G in HP DV6500 (Intel GM965)?

The only thing i can think of chipst that the solder HP uses has a higher melting point than degrees. Try reseating memory modules and test laptop after that. HP put some cheap motherboards in these laptops and once they get heated, the cpu gets unseated.

Nothing shows up on the. Is the cable one on the left going from the power button to the motherboard also passing sound? Test the laptop after that. I opened back the wirelles and put it very good in the place, then screwed it back and putted back te wireless cables in correct position, but not ok. I now train the torch on the chip and slowly heat it up to the required temperature of degrees to remelt all the solder underneath it.


Is it dim like there is no backlight at all? Tell us about your experience with our site. Amazing walk through, very easy to understand.

In the following guide I explain how to disassemble HP Pavilion dv, dv, dv, dv notebooks. Try reconnecting the DVD drive.

Did you separate it from the CPU? I have one in for repair. PRT-User, 6 months ago.

HP Pavilion DV (DVus) Laptop XP Drivers – Windows XP, , , NT

Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. Excellent guide, very helpful.

What are the steps to replace the power connector board? When I apply artic silver 5 to cpu Do i have to spread it evenly with a card or just 1 drop then place fan and bolt it?

Just wondering if theres an easier way to get to the cooling fan. Test your laptop with only one module either one installed.

I disassembled the laptop and removed the motherboard. New thermal pads for HP Pavilion dv laptops available here chlpset eBay. The part can be seen in this ebay auction. There was a thermal pad in between the heatsink and the nVidia chip — and it still overheated.


How did you fix your nvidia problem? Maybe you should test the laptop with chipxet memory module. I disassembled my DV and cleaned the fan, put back together and powered it. The problem is that after it was accidentally knocked off a bed, it will not power up; the LED around the power plug and the middle LED on the bottom-left the AC power light light normally, and when the power button is pressed, every other LED on the top the other two status lights and multiple lights along the power button cover blink for about one second and then shut off again.

Enter the BIOS setup menu and search for the hard drive testing utility. I still have the problem.