Having problems with your Acer Aspire 1640Z Notebook ?
Acer Aspire 1640 power problem
\015 My Acer Aspire 1640 will not boot when the ac power supply is connected, when I power the laptop on it tuns off straight away, as far as I can tell this only seems to be a problem when the battery is fully charged, after the battery has been fully discharged the laptop will boot with the power supply connected, I think there is a certain point when the laptop will boot with the power supply connected where the battery is partially charged but I am unsure at which point this is.\015
Will the unit work without the battery? The new Lithium Ion batteries can be overcharged and then cause all kinds of strange problems. Take the battery to a reputable electronics shop or Batteries Plus and have them run a voltage and current test. The current test being the most revealing. If either of these is higher than the level printed on the battery, dispose of it. Also, check ACER's web site for battery problems. All the computer manufacturers have had battery problems.
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