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Shut down problem

The whole thing just freezes and the screen goes dark. I have to disconnect the ac and pop the battery, then sometimes it will restart, sometimes it will start to reboot and do the same thing just go blank.
The one thing I have noticed is that the connector plug on the ac line is very hot to the touch when I remove it. What I am really looking for is a disassembly diagram. I have some electronics experience but thinking this is probably a internal power supply problem. I have another ac adapter and it is the same result with it.

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Complete disassembly instructions for that model can be found on the Dell website. Enter the service tag number at the prompt.

Posted on Jan 24, 2009

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