Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop Jet Black ?

Dell insprion laptop not charging the battery, showing IDLE when charger is connected to it, my charger is showing idle even in bios setting what is the problem

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Most likely problem is a faulty charger board. A replacement, part number 48.4W006.021, can be purchased, but requires disassembly of the laptop down to removal of the motherboard. This is not difficult if you have some basic skills. Service manual describing procedure is at http://support.euro.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/ins1526/en/SM/index.htm
\015\012This is a common problem with this laptop.
Hey there,
\015\012I recommend grabbing an auto-voltage switching laptop charger. I'd try\015\012Universal Laptop Chargers, I bought mine from them a couple of months\015\012ago and it works a treat.
\015\012Most importantly for you I think, if you buy from them and it doesn't\015\012fit, I believe they will give you a refund. However, a quick look on\015\012their website suggests they have the right head for a Dell laptop, so I\015\012think you'll be fine.
\015\012I personally like it since it basically has the look and feel of a 120\015\012pound charger you can buy at PC World, but for a fraction of the price\015\012since they're online. And it charges my mobile phone too, so I'm very\015\012happy with it. :-)
\015\012Let us know how you get on!
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