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Acer Aspire 5552 charging/battery issue

Q: Acer Aspire 5552 charging/battery issue

My Nephews laptops battery ran low and required charging. When the charger is plugged into the laptop the orange 'charging' light illuminates for approximately 6 seconds then, goes out for a further 6. This repeats continuously whilst the battery remains flat and the machine will not power up.
I have checked the output from the charger which is constant although I have no means, at present , of ascertaining the actual output values.
If there is anyone with any hints or clues I should be most grateful' Thanks.

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A: Acer Aspire 5552 charging/battery issue

So the laptop will not turn on at all? Does it act the same if you remove the battery? If not the the adapter may be faulty, the DC jack in the laptop may have broken, or there's a motherboard failure in the laptop.

Testing with a known good and compatible power adapter would be the next step.

How old is the laptop, is it still under warranty?
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Have you tried to clean out the accumulated dust from the insides, particularly the CPU heatsink and fan?
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A:Acer Aspire 5552 won't stay on

First of all. Why do you have to hit certain area or for that matter. Multiple areas. It may still be running to hot. Or something was damage when you put in back togather. If it is running to hot . It may need new thermal pads.
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Hi and Welcome to TSF! - Please turn off caps lock when replying here.

Before this happened were you tring to install Windows XP? This is a Windows XP BSOD error.

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That is what those messages are basically telling you. It hasn't found a hard drive

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Hi siobhanmacmahon and welcome to TSF.

Have you tried turning off the touch pad, so that just the mouse is in control and that there are no conflicts with it. Sometimes you may accidently brush over the pad with a sleeve or the cable etc and cause an issue. I think that pressing Fn + F7 together will turn it off and pressing Fn + F7 again will turn it on.

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Try running on battery till Windows automatically shuts off laptop at the critical level(about 5%). Then re-connect charger. Then power up again. Report back Jack E/NJ
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A:Acer Aspire E1-571G - Charging

Straighten lightly this part (see attachment).
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A:Acer Aspire V5-573G not powering on or charging

Never mind, I found the reset button. It's in the middle of the back plate, for anyone who has the same problem.

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Dear Customer, Please try testing and calibrating the battery, Below is the related document. Also go through the below HP Notebook PCs - HP Battery Check Frequently Asked Questions for Notebooks Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee
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A:Acer Aspire-951822 (Battery Trouble)

Yup, that's it. So the battery is internal, but I'd like to go over a power reset just to make sure.
It will be a bit tricky, but hit the battery pin hole reset with a paperclip or something similiar. You should feel a pretty definitive recession when you push on it. If you can, hold the power button for 10-30 seconds and then try.
If that fails, I'd recommend contacting your local service team as I can't think of any other troubelshooting and I suspect that the battery has failed.
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