There are plenty of laptop screen replacement instructables here, but I did not find one specific to the HP DV6000 series. It's possibly overkill, but if this helps one user, it's worth it. I was quite surprised to discover how easily it was accomplished and with very few tools.

It might be a good idea to remove the battery and press the power button to discharge any stored power from the system. There's little risk of electrostatic damage in this repair, but if you're prone to generating sparks in your environment, take suitable precautions.

Since the removed screws are quite small, consider to have a piece of stiff paper stock or light cardboard stock nearby, to serve as a keeper. The advantage of paper or cardstock is that you can pop tiny holes into the cardboard in the same placement as the original screw locations, to make it all the easier to put it back together without missing anything. I also write notes on the card, if there's a possibility of error.

This replacement turned out to be easier than replacing a mainboard in a laptop, so the notes aspect wasn't really necessary. If you are interrupted in the replacement process and can't return for an extended period, the notes and card stock would be more useful.
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Step 1: Screwy

Picture of Screwy
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Remove the screws holding the plastic frame (bezel) together.
Begin by prying off with a small screwdriver or similar tool the rubber bumpers that also serve as cosmetic screw covers. Place each screw in the appropriate relative location in the cardboard organizer. The last image showing the button removed and the screw head is out of focus because the camera is having a very difficult time with the reflective surfaces.

nc_tz3 years ago
Hi thanks for the advice here. I had cracked my screen on my hp laptop and was at a loss, I called hp and they wanted 395.00 (are they totally off their rockers?) anyways , I took your advice and got a laptop screen replacement from and they installed for almost half the price with 3 years warranty. So my advice to anyone out there - it will save you money at this repair shop. Thanks once again , you saved the day.
dogofwar4 years ago
how much would it cost to replace a screen like that and where do you buy them this was one cool way to fix a problem that I am sure I will face in the future lol I hope not
fred_dot_u (author)  dogofwar4 years ago
I'm pretty sure I found this screen on eBay, and the costs vary from reasonable to not so reasonable. Good luck with your project.
ya it will be a daunting task but I shall try I shall try.if I need help I know where to turn to and thanks
drew48245 years ago
Did this model include a web cam or mic? Reason I ask is because I have to replace one with those and wondered what effect that may have.
fred_dot_u (author)  drew48245 years ago
That particular model does not have a web cam and if there is a mic, it's in the base. The unit is no longer in my possession, or I would be able to confirm for you. There's an amazingly large difference from one laptop to another when it comes to cracking open a display panel. I'd expect a panel with a webcam or mic would simply have more connectors, on separate ribbons.
Thanks, great help!, great ideas too about the screw holder