Originally Posted by DarkNWorn
It's a great lappy. My T42 gave up right after law school. The graphics chip got loose, which was a common problem for the T40s. Now it doesn't even power on.
I had the same issue with my T42, and then had it fixed for under $100 as described here
. TOTALLY worth it in my opinion, as I love that series of laptops (also own a T43). My T42 has worked flawless ever since.