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by: Martinj1966 October 20, 2009 11:28 AM PDT

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HP DV5-1250us Problems

by Martinj1966 - 10/20/09 11:28 AM

I purchased the HP DV5-1250us laptop back at the beginning of May. I went with HP because I'm a software engineer and we use HP laptops at work. I have not heard of a single problem with the HP's at work.

Now I have been having nothing but problems with the DV5-1250us. The laptop totally crapped out on me about a month after I bought it (HP said it had a broken motherboard that I must have caused by dropping it - which I never did). Now it is acting up, last week it started doing a disk check when it boots up. It looks to me like the Hard drive is crapping out.

Has anyone else had problems with the DV5-1250us? or a similar HP laptop. I am building a case against them and want to know if these laptops have widespread problems.

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