Having problems with your Acer TravelMate 290LCi Notebook ?

Laptop doesnt turn on

\015 My Acer travelmate 290 has been playing up for a week or so now it has finally given up. It started where when i went to switch it the power light would come on and the CD led would come on and thats it it would get stuck there, after looking and not being able to find problem i closed the lid down firmly then when i reopened it came on. I then found out whenever that happened i had to tap above the cd player and it would then turn on. As of last night it will not turn on at all. I have removed, battery, cd player, ram, hard drive and put them all back in and still the same. Could it be problems with the CD player?? or maybe the processor is loose?? Please Help as it is my wifes computer and she needs it for work.\015\012\015\012Regards Derren\015

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