hard drive keeps stopping, when trying to ins

Hewlett-packard Hp pavilion dv1000 dv400...
December 10, 2010 at 11:23:12
Specs: Windows xp, 512mb
i have a hp dv5000... when i try to install os (xp pro sp 3) or recovery disk.. it keeps freezing and keyboard and hd stops... i have tried a new hd and still the same.. new ram.. same.. i keep it on a cooling pad... does get somewhat warm otherwise... i am at a lost... any help will be deeply appreciated!! judy

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December 10, 2010 at 14:15:12
I would suspect overheating CPU. Has fan been cleaned out? Does bios have a system health section where you can check temperature?

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