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Acer travelmate does not work from battery

My Travelmate 8106WLMi Pentium M780 shuts down when I remove the power cable. If I try to start up from battery, the orange battery indicator just flickers and it does not start. I replaced the battery with a new one but still same problem. The Acer Powerm management screen sometimes shows 96% battery life remaining and somtimes 0%.

All of a sudden The screen also goes red, pink or in all shades and lines of red until I press somewhere on the body then it remains ok for a while. However, the colors are right on an external monitor.

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Lcd going bad then and maby the power suply sending the power underpowering it overheating maby also is it getting hot on u clean it out cheak cables on it take it apart pop fornt part up out to cheak cables

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