Disconnect two antenna cables form the wireless card (green arrows). Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Sounds Like You Need To Install WiFi Drivers by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / November 4, 2008 5:22 AM PST In reply March 1, 2012 | These instructions worked great for me… I was able to add copper shim over the northbridge, change CPU cooling fan, and even changed out busted hinges. Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean or Post new question Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this weblink
I think suggesting it at the beginning 18 rather than after it would be a lot more helpful for a lot of people… Great work… Btw, here's the screw… http://i45.tinypic.com/11bhf6h.jpg Massi Without it its nearly impossible to open this thing! Although I am an HP Employee, I am speaking for myself and not for HP.Make it easier for other people to find solutions, by marking my answer “Accept as Solution” if but ya gotta take it out eventually, so what the heck.
I went and they want 50.00. Reformatting the system has nothing to do with CMOS error (which occurs before Windows starts loading). I don't want to risk destroying the motherboard. Just peeping through the vent holes with a flashlight and looking at the fan, I don't see that much dust or anything that could be hindering air flow.
I opened the case to investigate the fan and found a thick mat of accumulated fluff, including cat-hair; mmmm, and dust between the fan and the heat sink. When I removed the Fan/Heatsink, some of the silver tore and some stuck to the CPU and some to the Fan/Heatsink. I primarily have these issues when I do a lot of video stuff - watch videos, especially YouTube videos, or when I want to convert videos with my video program. Compaq Presario Cq56 Fan Replacement The top cover assembly removed.
I was able to disassemble and fix my daughter's laptop. Compaq Presario Cq57 Cooling Fan Not Working Anon June 13, 2010 | Thanks for the guide. Also the light on the front keeps flashing at me when i have the battery plugged in, even when its turned off it flashes at me. (its not the harddrive light https://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/How-do-I-keep-my-Compaq-Presario-V6000-fan-from-running/td-p/1485647 Other Brands Apple Products Miscellaneous Tips Recent Posts How to replace screen on MacBook 13-inch white unibody How to replace thermal grease on MacBook Pro How to repair not clicking MacBook
I have disassembled it again to check everything but it's still the same. Compaq Cq58 Fan Search the Community Entire ForumThis CategoryThis BoardUsers turn on suggested results Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting gonna save to hard drive this time! I was thinking that I could change the HDD to an SSD to help with some of the heat issues, but in your reply to Mark below (or above - LOL!),
The upper arrow points to the power cable. More Help Sometimes it is recognized and listed in My Computer and Device Manager and other times it is not. Compaq Cooling Fan Not Working Run the hard drive test. Compaq Presario Cq62 Fan Not Working IML Tech December 15, 2012 | @ Sven, After reassembling my Compaq Presario V6000, the laptop doesn’t recognize the adapter cable anymore.
omp April 23, 2010 | great work! have a peek at these guys If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on the blue “Report Inappropriate Content” button above the message. After nearly 12 hours of updating everything seemed fine until I noticed the wireless adapter had vanished from device manager and was not found when I used search for new hardware. Now the laptop starts only if its cold, and runns for a v short time till it freezes and then I have to force shut down. Compaq Laptop Fan
Asus 3. When turning on fan working ok and then faster and faster but air coming cold. I figured it was time to blow out the heat sink because the laptop's been running noticeably warmer considering the fan seems to come on more often without the processor being check over here VW April 16, 2013 | Hi!
Look on the board next to the small battery, near the wireless card slot, there are two hexagon screws that are attached to the touch pad Taras July 29, 2010 | Compaq Cq58 Fan Cleaning Register Lost Password? Use a screw drivers and remove the screws from you Compaq V6000 HeatSin Fan. 5.
I don't know how to clear the BIOS password on a HP laptop. Put the side back on and power her up...done! Chris Hunter March 10, 2011 | Hi, IML Tech! It seems that I messed up something and the power is not supplied to the motherboard.
Remove the power switch cover. thanks soo much. Dr Strangelovewhere/how can i send a paypal to my new BFF? this content Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 04-25-2011 03:29 PM Please follow allthe instructions mentioned in the following documents
Posts 265 Rep Power 0 Be careful while you're in there if you're removing heatsinks. To do System Recovery, hit start and type system recovery in the search bar. Enter the laptop BIOS setup menu. Faq Reply With Quote September 22nd, 2009,11:58 PM #8 No Profile Picture muffaso View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Devshed Newbie (0 - 499 posts) Join Date
A) If the noise is there, swap the processor fan out with one of the other fans to rule out the power supply fan. I conclude that this touchpad and it's associated firmware does not function properly. If that's the case, in my opinion, you should consider purchasing a USB wireless adapter which would be cheaper than repairing the parts or having a technician repair it for you.Hope uxwbill 38,741 views 51:30 HP-Compaq V6000 assembly / dissection and trouble shooting video 7 - Duration: 9:50.
Would like to fix my laptop … Any suggestions where the problem lies? Pull the wireless card antenna cable through the opening in the top cover. I will try to install Ubuntu and see if it can detect my sound card. When you use thermal pads you don't need to apply thermal compound on them.
I am stalling on getting the usb thingy becasue it defeats the whole coolness of having an inbuilt wireless. Remove fan to allow room to clean properly and then apply a little lubricant (sewing machine oil works a treat)...then replace. Step 17: the bottom screw with the red circle is a motherboard screw, the top plate screw is above and to the right of this screw. You can do this by removing the screws from the bottom of the laptop. 2.
Cancel Add your answer Liz will be eternally grateful. Those are the power cable and USB cable. I have this exact laptop model (Compaq Presario V6000) and I'm having some issues with overheating - even to the point of the laptop shutting down on its own, and I IML Tech May 12, 2011 | Hector, I have a Compaq V6000 series laptop, long time ago the wireless is not working, I’m using a USB external wireless right now, the
thanks Brian January 29, 2011 | Excellent guide! You will see your Compaq V6000 Fan and Heat Skin exposed. 4.