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Medion 2310 laptop switches off as soon as charger is plugged in

Hi, i have a problem with my laptop,it is a medion mim 2310 .the problem is that as soon as the charger is plugged in it switches off and the charger starts blinking on and off but the laptop still worked when the battery was charged even though it still switched off as soon as the charger was plugged in.i have tried a new charger so the charger is not the problem.i would be very greatful for any ideas or help on this thanks

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  • madmanzo Nov 11, 2008

    thank you very much melriv .i checked out for loose screws and the port as you say and its looking like i need another motherboard would you or anyone else know where i could obtain a new or reconditioned mother board for my medion mim 2310 or would i be best to buy another laptop.your advise was very helpful and very much apreciated melriv so thank you once again

  • Anonymous Dec 31, 2008

    MEDION MODEL MIM 2310 Driver

  • feanixmaiden Jan 12, 2009

    my laptop is also a medion mim 2310. My problem however is that everytime i switch it on it stays on but the second i put on word powerpoint, internet or any program it freezes and dies. Now it wont switch on at all without power supply. Ive tried anti virus, reformatting, i even sent it to a menders six times. I think this brand is made to malfunction if im honest. Medion are the worst in laptop manufacturers as ive found out they are going out of business. which means 400 quid wasted on my part....

  • Anonymous Feb 28, 2009

    i HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM!!!! BLINKING PSU ETC
    MY LAPTOP HAS BEEN TAKEN APART AND IT WAS FOUND TO BE THE CAPCITORS AND I'VE BEEN TOLD BY DIFFRENT PLACES IT WOULD COST AROUND £150/£200 FOR A NEW MOTHERBORD

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1. It can be a screw loose inside the unit shorting something out.
2. The AC Port is damaged and needs to be re soldered.
3. Bad motherboard.

I've seen this be a bad motherboard more than not, however it has been the other 2 options from time to time. Most likely need to take it apart and you can see if it's the first 2 and if not than your board is bad.

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  • Brad Hamilton Nov 12, 2008

    It is possible to find places who do motherboard repair which would be cheaper than buying a new motherboard and most likely cheaper than a new laptop. It really depends on how old it is to determine if the value is there. Just do a google search for laptop motherboard repair and you should be able to find some places that do so, I wouldn't pay more than $350 for MOBO repair. Also, since it is close to the big christmas shopping day you can find new laptops for super cheap at retailers, though you might have to get up early and camp in line to get one, good way to get a new cheap laptop!

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