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Water spill on laptop

Water spill on Dell 640c and since then the keyboard malfunctions. CD drive no longer reads CD's

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  • mykefty Aug 23, 2008

    have ripped it open, dried the parts and coupled it back. some keys on the keyboard are not working. do u think its the keyboard or its driver?

  • mykefty Aug 23, 2008

    i would dry the keyboad right away.

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You need to take it to a professional for repair.

if you know how to take a laptop apart, you could do it yourself.
Dry the parts, might need to replace the broken parts.

Posted on Aug 23, 2008

  • Ekse Aug 23, 2008

    Its a hardware issue for sure, have you taken the keyboard apart and dryed it?

  • Ekse Aug 23, 2008

    you might have to replace the keyboard if it doesn't work after a full drying and taking it apart.

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