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Water on the brain???

My laptop got wet while still plugged in. It smelled like an electrical burning wire or something. I took out the battery, waited for a few days (thinking it would dry). Still does not work... nothing. Any ideas... Yes I know Idea #1... electric + H2o = knuclehead.
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  • miikg Jan 11, 2008

    Can't figure out to take it apart without taking bottom screws etc.....

  • miikg Jan 11, 2008

    thanks, it worked...

  • dindin516 Feb 09, 2008

    my whole gateway laptop got soaked... it even got wet inside the screen.. my BF took it apart and we blowed dried it for a while.. but it's still not working. We didn't take out the keyboard though.

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U can take it apart make sure use blow dryer in it for litte wile pop off top cover thats napes over screen hinginges then remove keybord

Posted on Jan 11, 2008

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    nick helpap Jan 11, 2008

    if not sell it for parts on ebay screen ram battery power keybord cpu everting acept mobo im sure is ok

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