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Cq61 laptop battery issue

My ac adapter light is on no led lights are on,when i take my battery out the ac light goes out ,also cannot boot from ac adapter alone

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For this kind of issue, please follow up the following steps to check:

confirm the battery and ac adapter connect the laptop normally.Maybe the bad connect lead to this problem. If there are no lights when you turn on laptop, one of possible reason is that your adapter is malfunction.

the second possible cause is laptop dc jack failure. If the dc jack is broken or loose, you are required to replace it or repair it.

Another possible reason is that there is something wrong with laptop motherboard. For this situation, it includs two kinds of possibility,a failure in an electronic circuit and BGA malfunction.

According to the sympton you have described, the most likely issue is your laptop charger failure. Considering replacing a new one:

Replacement Compaq Presario CQ61 AC Adapter 90Watt 19V 4.74A

Replacement Compaq Presario CQ61 AC Adapter 65Watt 18.5V 3.5A

Posted on Oct 26, 2012

  • julie webb Oct 28, 2012

    thank you so much for your help, will check on what you have suggested :)

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For this kind of issue, please follow up the following steps to check:

1.confirm the battery and ac adapter connect the laptop normally.Maybe the bad connect lead to this problem. If there are no lights when you turn on laptop, one of possible reason is that your adapter is malfunction.

2.the second possible cause is laptop dc jack failure. If the dc jack is broken or loose, you are required to replace it or repair it.

3.Another possible reason is that there is something wrong with laptop motherboard. For this situation, it includs two kinds of possibility,a failure in an electronic circuit and BGA malfunction.

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Replacement Compaq Presario CQ61 AC Adapter 65Watt 18.5V 3.5A

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Problem description:The battery charges only when the laptop turned off. The battery charge LED lights up as normal and the battery gets charged to 100% while the laptop is off.
When the laptop is turned on, the battery charge LED goes off even if the adapter is still plugged in.
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