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I have a red Gateway® M-6885u, and i just spilled
\015 I have a red Gateway\302\256 M-6885u laptop, and i just spilled pepsi on it by accident. and now it won't turn on. i think the pepsi got in through the cracks in the keys. what should i do?\015
Bad news there. Likely fried the motherboard.
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