Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 5150 Notebook ?

No power It's not the battery (replaced it) and it's not the power cord (used multiple) ... it's got to be the power connection(s) inside the laptop. Is this a common problem? Can I fix this? Is it worth it?


Answers :

Power connections, possible but usually it is a failure in the power supply in the laptop. Repair is always possible, but may not be worth depending on if the power supply is attached to motherboard or a separate unit. No, you can't fix it unless you have electrical expertise, Sorry. Spend the $80 or so to have an authorised service agent look at it and quote on repairs, then decide if you want to invest more money into that pc or buy a new one.
Yes. The connection on the motherboard tends to break. I had the same model and sent it back to Dell 4 times. You might find a local Mom & Pop PC shop that will attempt it.
Good luck
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