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You can get an exact adapter from eBay link below, they are quite cheap. Sometimes the break is close to the end of the plug, and sometimes, the actual solder on the socket inside the unit is fractured, causing intermittent connections. Often we are able to use the old cord Plug, and graft on the new power Lead. However it is wired and regardless of how many wires are inside, the is only One - Negative, the OUTER contact. The INNER Contact is Always + Positive, sometimes there are three wire inside, TWO are Plus, and ONE, the shield, is negative.
This is a frquent issue with both the zv5000 and zx5000 series of laptops. The issue is a cold solder joint between the motherboard connector and the sound card which is a sister card or riser card. A technician with good soldering skills can resolder both of the connectors and your issue will be fixed.