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Laptop powers down when it moved

I have an Acer travelmate 212txv and it powers down when I move it. Power cord is new. I have to remove power cord from the computer and hold it in for it to power up. Could it be something internal?

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It's definitely something internal. Could be the DC jack or a loose connector hard to tell unless you open it up. You should take it to a tech for diagnosis.

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