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Can't find dc power jack

I have a acer travelmate 4003LCi and I can't seem to find a replacement for my broken dc power jack.  Even Acer Netherlands does not have it.  It has been temporarily repaired but a need a new one because it's a littel loose.  Can somebody give me an article number since I can't seem to find it via it's model.

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Take your laptop to a small pc repair store
i am sure it can be replaced.
I called around in my area and the major outlets can't replace it but when i called smaller pc outlets they all seemed to be confident in a replacement

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