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Damaged plub-in jack for
\015 While charging the computer, the ac charger input jack was damaged. The connectiopn works sometimes when ''jiggled.'' Can replacement parts be ordered? Can the connection be repaired by a fairly competent person?\015
AS long as your good with a soldering iron that really is he only thing holding it on. Yes a competent person with steady enough could perform the repair
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