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Dog chewed end of power cord for compaq cq62 laptop right were the jack is. How can i wardire it?

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If you cannot DIY or a friend that can help the putchase another power adapter.
If you wire the plug incorrectly the you could damage your laptop and which will cost a great deal more than the power adapter.

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First, you need to check the one that you got for replacement is the correct adapter for your system. If it matches with the old one, make sure that the ac adapter light (LED) is on when you plug it the wall outlet only. When you plug it in the portable and if your ac adapter LED blinks out (turns off) then the motherboard needs to be replaced or else the ac adapter is not working and needs another replacement. Call Dell and have it replaced if you just bought it.

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The Balance CN6555 PC Notebook is actually an ECS (Elitegroup Computer Systems) 557. Their website can be found at

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The power cord may be found at most electronics stores. These are not all that hard to find.

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SOURCE: My dog chewed my power cord. Dh

ask the dog.....!!!
ok sorry jokes apart...

was the battery working before ur dog helped u out...
remove the power cord and check how long ur battery can hold on till it dies down...when ur notbook is ON

if it holds for more than 10 mins then the battery will charge if the power cord gives it enough power to charge, else u may have a power adaptor that gives enough for notebook to work but not enough for the battery to charge at the same time....
u may have to change both the adaptor and battery....or else change the dog...ha ha ha...
u r the best judge....ask the dog to do some work on it may be......
just kidding....

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Try to remove battery, wait at least 10 seconds, than insert it back and see if it turns on.

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How do i hardwire Compaq cq62 power cord. Dog chewed the end of mine off where the jack is


Most likely there are two wires a + and - power wires.
If you strip the broken ends of the wires on the plug and the end of the broken cable then you can solder the broken ends of the wire together. make sure the colors of the wires match and the wires are insulated so they do not short against each other.

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Laptop keyboard does not work after dog laid on computer


Tell dog to grab it's allowance, and buy you a new laptop

NO?

Then protest around the dog daily until it does

(No, you have to feed it)


[Hold the dog's chew toy for ransom. Chew on it a little bit so dog will get the message.
"Hey! Ain't kidding around here! Laptop or I keep this!" ]

OR,

Remove ALL power. Remove the AC adapter (Charger), and Battery.
Press the Power On button, and hold it in for a count of 10 seconds.
(And I mean 10. Count; 1001,..1002,..1003,...etc)

Let go of the Power On button. Do this procedure two more times.
Reinstall Battery, THEN reattach AC adapter to laptop, and THEN plug AC adapter into power.

WAIT 1 minute,....turn the laptop on.

Post back in a Comment.
Regards,
joecoolvette

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I have compaq cq62 do i need vga adapter


Yes, you either need an adapter sold at most places like best buy, amazon, newegg, etc. or a changeover cable most likely available at those same places.

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My compaq presario cq62 wont turn on i bought a new power chord but it still does nothing


Shane, new power cord? Does this mean the old one was bad?

Do I assume you used a multimeter;
1) To test the voltage output of the AC adapter (Charger),

2) And had an assistant gently wiggle the cable TO laptop, and power cord TO AC adapter; to see if there was an intermittent reading on the multimeter?

[The Center Hole on the plug end of the AC adapter cable TO laptop, is the Positive connection. The outer cylindrical metal shell of the plug, is the Negative connection.
You should be reading 18.5 Volts DC.

An economical multimeter can be purchased for as little as $5 to $12. Available in a multitude of stores. An auto parts store is but one example. I have seen them on the checkout aisle racks, of large discount stores.

The Positive (Red) probe lead is inserted into the multimeter, in the Red hole that has DC Voltage next to it. (DCV)
The Negative (Black) probe lead is inserted into the Black hole ( - )

The Function knob is set to DC Voltage. If just a symbol, the symbol is a dotted line over a solid line.
IF there is more than one DC Voltage scale, the Function knob is set to the 0 - 50 Volt scale. { 0 to 50 ]

AC adapter checks OK?
Then check the DC Power Jack.
The DC Power Jack is the jack on the laptop, that the cable from the AC adapter is plugged into. (DC_IN)

AC adapter removed, ('Natch), and Battery.
Use a No.2 pencil, and it's eraser, to see if you can gently move the Center Pin, in the DC Power Jack.
ANY perceptible movement means replacing the DC Power Jack.

However good news. The DC Power Jack is NOT soldered directly to the motherboard.
It is a DC Power Jack that has wires coming from it, and the wires end in a small white plug.
This assembly is called a DC Power Harness,

All you have to do is partially disassemble the laptop, unplug the DC Power Harness plug from the motherboard, and replace,

http://www.amazon.com/Harness-COMPAQ-Presario-Pavilion-Series/dp/B004SFQA7U

USE AN ESD wrist strap, and connect it's alligator clip to a good ground source.
I connect to an unpainted surface, of the metal frame of an open, empty desktop computer case.

You can also set a large metal serving plate (Unpainted), on the table you are working on, and connect to it.
Or a large metal knicknack. (Unpainted)

Use a mutli-compartment container for the various screws you will remove.
Label each compartment for the area the screw/s come out of.
SOME screws look VERY similar to other screws.
Advise do NOT mix them up.

http://www.insidemylaptop.com/hp-g62-compaq-presario-cq62-disassembly/

(Just so you have it in case you need it for the future,

http://www.insidemylaptop.com/replace-lcd-screen-hp-g62-compaq-presario-cq62-laptop/ )

HP Support > Compaq Presario CQ62 series of Notebook PC's > Manuals > Service Manual, (Free),

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/manualCategory?cc=us&dlc=en&lang=en&lc=en&product=4188484&

Click on the first file listed -
Compaq Presario CQ62 Notebook PC and HP G62 Notebook PC -
Maintenance and Service Guide

This is a PDF file. The computer you are using now has Adobe Reader on it, which uses PDF files.
After you click on the above file name it may take up to 30 seconds, before the first page comes up.
(The file is downloading in the background)

AC adapter checks out, DC Power Jack checks out?
Check the Power On switch.

The Power On switch is pressed with the Power On Button.
The Power On switch is part of the Power Board,

http://www.ebay.com/itm/HP-G62-Compaq-CQ62-G56-Power-Button-Board-4EAX1PB0000-DA0AX1PB6E0-595204-001-/120845794823?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item1c22f87e07

This part separates the user from the tech. There are 6 wires in that flat cable. (I believe 6) There are 6 contact pins in the motherboard connector, for those 6 wires. TWO of those contact pins turn the laptop on. A tiny flat tipped Jewelers screwdriver, is used to MOMENTARILY touch the two contact pins.

{The Power On switch is a Momentary Contact Switch }

Laptop comes on you have a bad Power Board.

Laptop does not come on;

One or more Power MOSFETs may be bad, and may include bad Ceramic Capacitors (MLCC) for the Power MOSFETs.
Information using HP Pavilion dv6000 series, and Pavilion dv9000 series Notebook PC's as an example,

http://mayohardware.blogspot.com/2010/04/important-parts-on-dv6000-and-dv9000.html

Yes, motherboard replacement

For additional questions, or to have me clarify anything I have stated, please post in a Comment.

Regards,
joecoolvette

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When you plug in the power cord is there any lightswhatsoever on the laptop, where the plug goes in or on the AC Adapter of thepower cord?

When you press the power button do you hear fans running, hard drive spinning,lights on the computer, hear any beeps or lights constantly blinking, hear theDvD/CD drive click and the light on the drawer of the DvD/CD turn on for asecond or two? If so the laptop is trying to boot or may have booted, butthe screen is not showing for some reason.

Beep tones and blinking lights tells the technicians what is going on with thelaptop and why it is not booting. Most times it's a motherboard issuewhen you hear beeps or blinking lights continuous.

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assuming this is a window air cond? It is not safe to use electrical tape, duct tape or any other kind of tape on a power cord to cover bare wiring. Many times I have cut the cord short enough to cut out the place where chewed and gone to a hardware store where I can get a new cord end that matches the wall plug and wire it in to the shorter cord. If this is not possible, you will need to either make a new cord or try to find a cord at an appliance supply house.

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ask the dog.....!!!
ok sorry jokes apart...

was the battery working before ur dog helped u out...
remove the power cord and check how long ur battery can hold on till it dies down...when ur notbook is ON

if it holds for more than 10 mins then the battery will charge if the power cord gives it enough power to charge, else u may have a power adaptor that gives enough for notebook to work but not enough for the battery to charge at the same time....
u may have to change both the adaptor and battery....or else change the dog...ha ha ha...
u r the best judge....ask the dog to do some work on it may be......
just kidding....

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