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Laptop power terminal replacement

Q: Laptop power terminal replacement

Hey guys, got a question that I wanted to see if anybody could answer. I'm coming to you from my PS3, because yesterday after having to "wiggle and jiggle" the power cord to get my laptop to charge, it finally crapped out. I'm pretty confident that it's the power terminal (located on the motherbored) and possibly the cord also.

To fix the issue, I'm hoping I could just buy a new, but different terminal and cord so I don't have this issue again. Ideally I'd like to get a cord like the mac, but I realize that is a long shot. So i'm hoping I can just get a good, solid cord/terminal.

My question(s) is/are can I replace the OEM power cord/terminal with a non OEM? How would I find the watt/amperage my laptop needs?

My laptop = Gateway MC7801u

Thanks guys!

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A: Laptop power terminal replacement

What has probably happened is the solder connecting the DC in port to the motherboard has cracked. Since it is soldered to the motherboard, to fix it you will need to re-solder the connections or buy a new motherboard. There is no way you could replace it with a mac-style port (magsafe) without some serious modifications to the AC adapter and your laptop.

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A:Replacement Laptop AC charger/power cord

They should work fine. As long as the supply is capable of providing the rated current for your machine, any excess will simply not be used. The supply will only provide the power you require, up to it's maximum capacity.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/replacement-laptop-ac-charger-power-cord.496795/
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A:Re: HP Laptop Power Cord Safety Recall and Replacement

Hi @Deejay011,Welcome to the HP Forums! To help you get the most out of the HP Forums, I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. I have read your post and wanted to help. I understand that you need a power cord replacement. Please check this document for the power cord replacement:HP Notebook PC AC Power Cord Safety Recall and Replacement Program Thanks for being a part of the HP community. Please let me know if this helps resolve the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution". If you require further assistance let me know and I will gladly do all I can to help. If you wish to say "thanks" for my effort to help, click the "thumbs up" to give me Kudos. Regards,

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Re-HP-Laptop-Power-Cord-Safety-Recall-and-Replacement/td-p/5733598
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A:HP Laptop Power Cord Safety Recall and Replacement

None of the links shown in your post are active. I have three HP notebook cordsets with the LS-15 Marking, and I don't have any other compatable cords at the moment since these are the first IEC 60320 C-5 (Mickey) cordsets we have. All the rest are IEC 60320 C-13 cordsets which seem to be more prevalant in the USA. What is the timeframe for getting the replacement cordsets and the links working? What is specific warning signs of possible trouble with the cordset?  

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A:Replacement tip for AC power cord?

Did a quick Google search for "RocketFish tips" and apparently Belkin is a RocketFish partner and carries replacement tips: http://www.belkin.com/wizard/(S(iu1svhqthxhdqev3eu4jum45))/tip/Default.aspx?com=rf
 

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A:Power Supply Replacement Help

The only thing I can think of is you maybe unseated something a bit when reconnecting stuff. With the power off of course go through and reseat all the power connections, data cables, and add-on cards.

Any reason you didn't just replace the fan in the PSU rather than the entire PSU? Maybe put the old one back in temporarly just to see if it works still.
 

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A:Power cord replacement

gr7070 said:





First concern:
The current, non-working, power cord has a hexagonal (cross-section) male end that plugs into the laptop. The replacement cord has the more typical round (cylindrical) end. The replacement cord does fit in the laptop and it is not apparent, physically, that it is a problem.Click to expand...

If the cord will fit the plug without changing polarity, you don't have a problem there.





gr7070 said:





Second Concern:
The current, non-working (hexagonal), cord input matches the input on the replacement (round) cord, as expected since they're U.S. cords meant for U.S. power sources. However, the output is not the same.

current, non-working (hexagonal), cord output: DC 19.5V 3.34A
replacement (round) cord output: DC 19.5V 4.62A

Will the higher amperage of the replacement cord cause a problem, especially a potential safety issue? The laptop is left plugged in for long periods of time, unattended. I?d hate to start a fire.

Can someone with more electrical knowledge let me know if my concerns have merit or is my little, but more than zero, knowledge of electricity creating a concern where there should be none.Click to expand...

As long as you operate at the same voltage and supply enough current you will be fine. Same voltage as in DC or AC and the same number value for the amount of voltage.

Current values (3.34A) can be higher as long as the are not lower, your device will only draw the current it requires. If the device requires more current than is available, this is where problems start to arise.

I could go into more details but I will spare you the other un-known language. LOL





gr7070 said:





The laptop is left plugged in for long periods of time, unattended. I?d hate to start a fire.Click to expand...

I'm not going to tell you that it's not possible for it to start a fire but it's highly unlikely. The most common effect would be frying components on the inside of the power supply or PC. You might smell the components afterward but usually nothing more. As long as you stick with the same voltage and the same or more current, you shouldn't have any issues.
 

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Quote: Originally Posted by Megaman0


I have an ASUS essentio and the power indicator light broke. Where can I find a decent replacement?

It was connected through a 4 pin molex.

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sorry I cant help but have you done a google for that.?

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A:Gateway Power Supply replacement

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I have found a 'Dell DW002 H750E-01 XPS 630 750W 24-Pin Power Supply' online - can anyone say if this will work in the XPS Studio 435mt?
Or can you suggest an alternative?
Regards
M

A:Replacement power supply for XPS Studio 435mt

FIRCROFTSTAR 
A Dell OEM 475W Power Supply PSU For Studio XPS 435 MT / 8000 / 9000 Systems Part Number: F217J, VP-9500073-000, can be found Here:
https://www.amazon.com/Genuine-Dell-Supply-Studio-Systems/dp/B003YM0S80
Bev.
 

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19992213
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A:Solved: Replacement Optiplex 745 power supply

I've had good luck with these guys:
http://www.atxpowersupplies.com/280-watt-dell-power-supply-f5114.php
There's also a lengthy list of Dell PS's here:
http://www.atxpowersupplies.com/power-supply-cross-reference-chart.php
Email support is good also.
PS testers are cheap:
http://www.google.com/products/cata...log_result&ct=image&resnum=1&ved=0CCYQ8gIwAA#
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-replacement-optiplex-745-power-supply.902319/
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A:Extremely Difficult to get a replacement Power Lead and AC A...

Hi, One simple way: turn the charger up-side-down and check part number and order from HP UK or Amazon UK. For the AC lead/cord, any good electical shop can tell you which one is standard in your country. And FYI, your machine uses HP Smart AC adapter:65-W non-PFC EM HP Smart AC adapter (for use in the People?s Republic of China and India only) 714657-00165-W, non-PFC, 4.5 mm (for use in all countries and regions except for the People?s Republic of China and India) 710412-00145-W non-PFC, non-slim HP Smart AC adapter (for use in all countries and regions except for the People?s Republic of China and India) 741727-001 Power cord (3-pin, black, 1.00-m):? For use in Australia 755530-011? For use in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa 755530-021? For use in Denmark 755530-081? For use in India 755530-D61? For use in Israel 755530-BB1? For use in Italy 755530-061? For use in Japan 755530-291? For use in North America 755530-001? For use in the People's Republic of China 755530-AA1? For use in South Africa 755530-AR1? For use in South Korea 755530-AD1? For use in Switzerland 755530-111? For use in Taiwan 755530-AB1? For use in Thailand 755530-201? For use in the United Kingdom and Singapore 755530-031 Regards.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Extremely-Difficult-to-get-a-replacement-Power-Lead-and-AC/td-p/5834817
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A:Failed HP530 replacement power supply

Yes they're not so good at fiability - all their cheap or main-stream products (laptop, printer) I bought from them dissapointed me faster then the competitor's, in the same amount of time. They sell a laptop 20-50 dollars less than others (similar specs), but on the long run you loose, because the product fails faster.Never bought expensive HP stuff, so I can't say anything about those.

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A:Battery not charging after power adapter replacement

Dead batteries cannot be charged. Remove the dead battery and try using just the original dell adapter that came with the laptop alone. You cannot use other models adapters or batteries. 

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19974667
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A:computer died / power supply replacement

Anyone? No sense? It's not like a genius question. Just kind of a "your opinion"
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/computer-died-power-supply-replacement.1147650/
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A:Reboot Problem Following Power Supply Replacement

try last known good configuration from safe mode

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Hi

The replacement is very, very tricky because you have to disassemble the whole notebook unit.
You have to remove all parts before you will get access to the motherboard and to the DC in cable.

I don?t think you can do this without any step by step instruction and guidelines.

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A:HP Envy 6-1006sa will not power on after screen replacement

If you disconnect the new screen what happens? Will it still boot and display out to the HDMI?

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Envy-6-1006sa-will-not-power-on-after-screen-replacement/td-p/5607934
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A:Computer slow after power supply replacement...

You would have to ask them for a list of that which they did.

What brand, model, model # PC, or same information for the motherboard?

Computer specs would be helpful.

Which ;power supply was it: brand, model, model #, wattage? Same for now?

If you aren't happy, take it back & have them install a new power supply and politely insist that they demonstrate it to you before you accept it back.

Start the computer, note time from start to desktop appearance or log in screen appearance.

Start the computer in safe mode & do the same.

To start in safe mode, start > run
type: msconfig
OK
boot.ini tab
put a check in "safe book"
OK
exit without restarting
Shut down.
Turn on.

Post your time logs here.

See #17 at http://forums.techguy.org/windows-xp/882028-my-update-problem-2.html for an example.

RF123
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/computer-slow-after-power-supply-replacement.882945/
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A:HP Notebook PC AC Power Cord Safety Recall and Replacement P...

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A:Replacement HP Envy 14 Spectre (14-3011tu) power adapter cab...

Hey grainass, This is a hard part to find for some reason. I have confirmed personally with customers that this part number is the correct replacement for the DC cable that connects the power brick to the notebook.  687530-001 Click here to go to the HP Parts Store. At the top you'll see the Americas tab highlighted. Click on the Asia Pacific tab and choose Australia below. On the next page, in the Search by part number box, type in 687530-001 and press Enter. Then you can order it online or call the HP Parts Store at the number listed. Really hope this helps! Let me know if you have any questions!  -------------------------------------------------- Anyone else looking for a Spectre 14-3xxx replacement DC cable can use this part number as well. Just choose the appropriate country on the HP Parts Store link and post any questions you have. 

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Replacement-HP-Envy-14-Spectre-14-3011tu-power-adapter-cable/td-p/2454643
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A:Replacement power supply looses date and time

Replace the battery on the motherboard?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/replacement-power-supply-looses-date-and-time.117184/
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A:Studio XPS 8100 Good Replacement Power Supply?

Looking at Corsair CX Series, either 430 or 500 watts. Thoughts?

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took it apart and found that the Sata/Power cable combo had burnt, so need a replacement, been searching for 3 days online and cant find one.
 
Cable is labled
 
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Sata and power connector side (goes into HDD)Motherboard connector endDamage
 
 
 
Mod's Edit: System model added to front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.
 
 

A:C540 - Sata/Power cable burnt, replacement??

Welcome to the Lenovo Community !
 
I am assuming that you have the C540 model?  If there are no labels with the model number on the outside, the first page of the BIOS Setup screen will list the model number.
 
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  http://www.impactcomputers.com/dc02001mu10.html?manufacturer_id=76
 
 http://www.amazon.com/Lenovo-HDD-Cable-90202107/dp/B00M25HRSY
 
There was also a previous discussion concerning the C540 and this cable.  Some users made their own using using a plain SATA cable.  Here is that discussion....
 
https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-A-B-C-N-S-Flex-Horizon/C540-No-POST-No-BIOS-Chirping-from-Speake...

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A:Power surge damaged components or bad replacement parts. (troubelshoot

Well, gonna try another PSU tonight

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Hi JS246 ,
What is the exact issue on the system? Have you checked with another Dell OEM power adapter? Is the current adapter working fine? Is the adapter frayed?
If you have isolated the source to be indeed the dc power cable, then assuming there is no warranty on the machine, you could contact our team to get a quote for a paid service call - http://dell.to/1vnT6CQ
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Write me a private conversation with the service tag and your contact details(Name and Email) for case records.
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Hi there
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A:Laptop HD Replacement

laptop hard drives fit in a caddy. You will need to power down your laptop, and unscrew the the caddy from the case. gently remove the caddy with the HD on it. Some makers like Toshiba also have an adapter that plugs into the pins on a hd. IF so, gently remove it. You will need it later.

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Quote: Originally Posted by skuzzzzy


ok so i had a samsung laptop die, so i removed my SSD, sent laptop back recieved the replacement.
i put my SSD in the laptop but it will not read my SSD at all, it just goes straight to bios.
same laptop so everything should work since the drivers will be for the same hardware..

I hooked up my SSD as a external to another pc which reads it fine so SSD is fine, not sure why it wont boot with the SSD? or read it.

SAMSUNG Series 3 NP350V5C-T02US
SAMSUNG 840 Series MZ-7TD250BW 2.5" 250GB SATA III Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)


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A:laptop display replacement

Could be either the inverter or the backlight, no easy way to tell except by replacement. That often means its cheaper to have it done in a shop, rather than buy both parts.

Grtting the laptop apart can be a problem unless you follow the disassembly instructions (if you can get them), but having it still work when reassembled is even more rare...
 

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When I had this same issue in the past it had to do with the inverter board going bad and not the screen itself.  Problem is getting a tech to understand your issue well enough to find the actual problem.  The main issue is when the screen is replaced the board is re-seated it buys a little time where it seems to work again :/.

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A:Replacement Laptop Screen

Go here:

http://axofiber.no-ip.org/inside/notebook.lcd.panels.en.htm#_CLAA154WA01

Scroll down to: Amilo L1310G CLAA154WA01 (CPT TFT)


click that and at top of page is info


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