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Charging issue I have another issue with my inspiron 9100, When I plug in the power suppy, the "green" charge light wont come on unless I "wiggle" the plug, but it wont stay on or if i do get it to stay on it still wont stay on steady...it blinks....is the resepticle inside the computer bad ?

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It’s either the plug on the AC adaptor (might have a broken wire) or the laptop’s input jack that the adaptor plugs into. The input power jack is soldered onto the motherboard. Could also be a problem with the charging circuit on the motherboard (would need to replace motherboard to fix).

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