Miscellaneous laptop discussions forum: HP laptops display problems!! horizontal lines

by: vrip7 October 5, 2008 9:28 AM PDT

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HP laptops display problems!! horizontal lines

by vrip7 - 10/5/08 9:28 AM

Has anyone had problems with their HP laptop? Mine has been having display issues. Horizontal lines keep appearing and soon after these lines appear my computer freezes. I contacted HP and they said they could fix it for 500 dollars! They said the graphics card was damaged and they would not give me a logical reason why this could have happend. I believe it is the extreme heat that the laptop gives off and everytime i bring up this issue they make an excuse to cover it up such as..all laptops over heat. I have a thinkpad that has never over heated so i think HP definitely knows about this overheating problem. So if anyone could help me expose HP so i could get a refund or at least get my laptop fixed without spending 500 dollars on something that i did not even break.Or even instuctions on how to fix my graphics card on my own.

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