I have to wiggle the cord to get it to charge the battery.
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The DC jack solder joints to the system board could be failing. That's a common hardware problem with laptops. Especially when you put a lot of excess strain on the cord
I would recommend a local repair shop for the fix. No big outfits like Geek Squad
Once it's repaired, if it's a straight-in connection, I recommend a right-angle connector adapter. It tends to swivel and causes less strain
Edited by garmanma, 17 September 2008 - 08:36 AM.
why won't my laptop work?
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