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Should Hewlett-Packard send me a loaner laptop?

I bought an HP Pavilion dv6000 laptop in June of 2007.  I had experienced strange issues soon after using the laptop, but thought these issues were Vista related.  The issue I experienced from the time of purchase was:

  • The notebook does not detect wireless networks and the wireless adapter is not detected in the Device Manager. [sporadically]

It was not until recently, when I read about this, this and this, that I started to search on HP’s website and found a Limited Warranty Service Enhancement for my laptop.  I thought this was a good thing, but I didn’t want to go through the ordeal of replacing my laptop for something that was a minor inconvenience.  Continue reading