Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop ?

Gateway screen flashes bright and dim

\015 I have the same problem. I replaced the power cord and the screen is still going dim and bright intermittently. Is there a way to fix the connection where the power cord plugs into the computer? It seems like that's where the problem is.\015

Answers :

Usually the connection is one wire down the middle and their is another wire wrapped around it.
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\015\012You can try to do a soldering job with heat shrink material around it, but if you don't know the procedure, it can damage the laptop.
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\015\012Look at the charger and the amperage it needs as well as the voltage. You can actually just buy a new one as little as 80 dollars.
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