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How do i fix Hp Dv6000 Screen that comes on then goes real dim in a flash

By bencomputer ·
I have a hp dv6000 for a little over two years now, up untill couple of months back i started experiencing problems with the screen, when i turn it on it comes on then the screen goes real dim but when i plugged in the AC plug it came on but now it does not do it either way....Help! please

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here is a good link

by ---TK--- In reply to How do i fix Hp Dv6000 Sc ...

Sounds like a backlight issue... it is a DYI, and you might not want to do it if you don't have experience with taking apart laptops. But it is a good read
http://www.laptoprepair101.com/laptop/2007/09/05/troubleshooting-laptop-with-backlight-failure/

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Might be a good idea to check with HP

by OH Smeg In reply to How do i fix Hp Dv6000 Sc ...

If your NB is covered by their Limited Warranty Service Encasement you can check here

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&docname=c01300427#c01300427_dv60

If it is follow the steps outlined in the article.

If it isn't look at the above post.

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had the same problem with a dv6010us

by aiellenon In reply to How do i fix Hp Dv6000 Sc ...

it is a bad LCD converter, a little chip in a long plastic tube that sits at the bottom of the screen behind the plastic frame on the lcd screen. I bought one off ebay for $15-$20 about 2-3 years ago, took a screw driver, one of those plastic tools for disassembling a cell phone/ipod/zune (looks like a flat head screw driver with the tip bent 70 degrees to the side), and about 25 minutes to fix. I only had to do it 1 time in 6 years of using the laptop. HP wanted to charge me $150 to LOOK at the laptop, then guessed it would need a screen replacement which they wanted $650 to do. I fixed it with less than $20 in parts, 25 mins and about $8 in tools. HP's website has detailed dis-assembly instructions for this model in their support pages. You can google to find it.

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thanks

by bencomputer In reply to How do i fix Hp Dv6000 Sc ...

that was helpful guys appreciate it...

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