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Distorted sound - drink spilt

Hi, after a drink was spilt on a keyboard, I turned the laptop off and let it dry for couple of hours. Then it was working fine, but after 15mins the sound become distorted (kinda buzzy). No warranty so wanted to open it but dont really know what to look for, as sound card is integrated...

>>> This sound is same when from internal speakers as from spdif output when i plug headphones. I assume its something wrong rather with the soundcard than the speakers.

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Ok..that's helpful..the sound card, so to speak, is embedded on motherboard on these units, so you'll need to replace that entirely(not simple, but not out of the realm of possibility).

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