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Dell latitude 100l power light and battery light blinking on/off

Dell latitude notebook dissasembled to add heatsink compound to cpu and after it came back on, i was able to go into the diagnostic screen abd run a number of hard drive test, however, the computer did not come back on and the lights started to blink on and off help!!

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  • darkwarriorj Apr 15, 2009

    Hi Geekman, the cpu came out after i went back in to check on the fan , the compound was thick and acted like a glue, so it got lifted out i however,wiped it off and placed it back in after unlocking the latch and securing it and latching it back, could that be the problem?, i had the power supply repaired but still no joy, lights still strobe on and off

  • darkwarriorj Apr 15, 2009

    Hi Geekman, i borrowed a battery and the notebook booted, it seems that the adapter still has problems so i guess i will have to hunt for one on ebay or use a universal adapter.. thanks for your interest...

  • Chris Hingee
    Chris Hingee May 11, 2010

    Did you remove the CPU at any stage?

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I found out that the power adapter was the culprit here, planning to purchase one, it seemed it could not deliver enough juice to power up the laptop, i borrowed a charged battery from a inspiron , and voila it booted...oh well....

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