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09-02-2016 08:57 AM
Hey, I accidently spilled coffee under my 17-f laptop a month ago and it didn't start so I thought that the motherboard had been broken. So I opened it and checked what simillar motherboards looked like and I have not been able to figure out exactly whitch motherboard I could purchase to make my laptop work again.
I have this one :
09-06-2016 02:31 PM
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I understand that you spilled coffee on your notebook about a month ago and now it will not start. Thinking it was the motherboard had to be the issue you opened the notebook and compared the motherboard but were unable to decide on a replacement. I would be happy to look into that for you, but will need the above, requested information. You may find this article very interesting. Laptops and Liquids: A Cautionary Tale (from bestbuy.com/t5/Geek-Squad).
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09-09-2016 01:41 PM
Thank you for your response and the requested information. Here is a link to the HP Pavilion 17 Notebook PC HP Pavilion 15 Notebook PC Maintenance and Service Guide. Please see chapter 3, page 28, item 8 for the recommended system board replacements.