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Gregm
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dv7 hard drive caddy cable

Hello, I have a dv7 -1135nr and would like to add a second hard drive. I know i need the caddy and was wondering if i need a cable to? I f so does anyone know which caddy and cable I need and where to get them?

Thank you, Greg

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Cyclops
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What you need is hard drive mounting kit, that will have the screws, the connector cable and caddy... it orderable from here... http://partsurfer.hp.com/Search.aspx?SearchText=605415-001

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Gregm
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Thank you very much Cyclops!!!

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Cyclops
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You are always welcome! :smileyhappy:


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Techguy30
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Re: dv7 hard drive caddy cable

hi ive got a  HP Pavilion dv7-4020sa Laptop


im looking for a caddy and cable for a second hard drive couldnt find it on the list, do you stock them?


thank you

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reltronix
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Would this same part fit the HP dv7-4180US? if not, what would? Thanks in advance for your help!

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Homerepairman
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This place is great for hard drive caddys.

 

http://newmodeus.com/

 

Gl

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rdboze
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I am not sure if anyone told you, but the dv7 4000 and 5000 series uses a different cable. It needs to be longer on these two series of DV7. If you purchase a kit made for a series 3000 or earlier it will be too short.

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jvlarsen
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Hi

I have a HP DV7-4032eo and I want to add another hard disk. The plan is to move the current default disk (7200rpm) to bay 2 and install an OCZ Vertex 3 SSD in bay 1.

 

I need the caddy and cable for the ssd.

 

I looked around, but can't seem to find the caddy-kit anywhere. Help please!

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Paul_Tikkanen
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Hi, jvlarsen:

 

You need the long connector cable and the caddy.

 

http://www.newmodeus.com/shop/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=345&zenid=f72a50d38bb4fc7...

 

Paul

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