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Laptop hang up

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August 1, 2012 7:47:57 PM

Hello,
My thinkpad T42 hangs up after 1min after starting.I consulted a technician and he told me thati need to change my mother board.Where can i purchse motherboard.I purchased it for $1500 from IBM.How much the motherboard costs?Please help me.

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August 1, 2012 8:01:25 PM

Replacing the mobo is not too difficult. Several sites are available for the parts needed. Googling "thinkpad t42 system board" will provide everal sources.

Here is one such site:

http://www.thinkpad-parts.com/39T0279-Thinkpad.html

What you are describing sounds like a heat or power problem. Have you used a can of compressed air to blow the dust out of the input and output fan ports?
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