Having problems with your Compaq Presario 700 470024-192 Notebook ?

Power Cord I have a Compaq Presario C700, and the cord that supplies the power to the laptop its self wont work unless i physically tape it so that is fits snug. im not sure if the inside of that area is messed up or i just need a new cord, see my daughter tripped over it while it was plugged into it and now it wont stay unless i tape it. so do you think i need just a new cord or should i be getting it looked at. please help thanks Dawn


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What you need is a new AC jack soldered to your motherboard. This is a fairly common problems with laptops and most local electronic shops will do it for relatively cheap. If you call your manufacturer they will replace the motherboard for you as well, but if its not under warranty expect to pay for it. Try calling around first, its likely your best bet
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