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Acre Aspire -- 3000 series notebook -- Power adapter issue

Have an Aspire 3003. Computer does not seem to recognize the power adapter all of the time when it is plugged into wall (and as a result it does not charge batt). I've already purchased both a new adapter and batt with no luck on solving the problem. Any ideas?

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Re: Acre Aspire -- 3000 series notebook -- Power adapter...

It's a loose connection on the motherboard. The power connector on the motherboard will need to be re-soldered. You really don't need a new motherboard. You need to find a good Technician that can do this. I use to do this at my old job. We charged $65. Some places will charge up to $90 or so.

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