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I dropped my laptop and now the battery will not charge.

I accidentally dropped my Gateway laptop and I guess it broke the internal part you plug the charger into it. The computer itself works fine and the charger worked for a few days as long as you held the charger cord to the side real tight but it eventually stopped charging.

Do you know the name of the part I need to replace to fix my computer?

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Most likely its the DC Power Jack. Happened to me. You can find the part online by searching for "450ROG DC Jack" and then just resolder yourself or take it to a repair shop.

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Could be a loose wire that needs resodered

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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