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Apple Mac Performa 5260/120 does not turn on.

I have a Apple MacIntosh Performa 5260/120 that does not turn on. I have checked cables and electrical outlet and no problems. Nothing is happening, no screen, no bip, no noise, nothing. Can you help please ?

Thank you very much.

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  • Monsieur Mac Nov 26, 2008

    Dear Mr. Expert,



    It was found that 3 AA batteries needed to be replaced in order to turn the mac back on.

  • Macman540 Dec 21, 2008

    i just got mine from a friend but i'm not ready to open it up yet. 
    one possible reason it is not working was that it is still too cold. it needs 50 degree f to operate. if that helps or if you can help me

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Unfortunately, your computer is dead.

Posted on Oct 29, 2008

  • Krabby Nov 27, 2008

    This unit never came with AA batteries, chances are removing the logic board and replacing the board caused the unit to work, but I believe it will only work for a short period of time.

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