Originally Posted by PurpleSky
Thats a lot of repair need for a laptop :)
If its still usable and you need one keep using it till it fails. Do not keep any important files in it. If it was mine and wasnt a computer tech I would sell it.
As laptop's go,
The battery is the easiest item to change (although they aren't cheap)
Memory is normally next followed by the Hard disk.
I'm excluding the obvious ones like PCMCIA cards, etc.
But looking at the original spec, it ain't a rocket so I'd try and flog it.