Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 9200 Notebook ?

The power cord on my Dell Inspiron 9200 will not work. I've replaced the cord already with no solution. It appears to work at first, but then continuously cuts out power. Could the DC power port on my laptop be bad, and how would I fix it?


Answers :

Sounds like you have the familiar "power adapter" failure. I assume the system is out of warrantee.
\015\012You can either try replacing the power jack on the motherboard or take it into a local laptop repair shop.
\015\012The power jack can be bought online. Search "Dell Inspiron 9200 parts" or directly from Dell.
\015\012The service manual can be found at
\015\012http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/ins9200/sm/index.htm
You should replace the dc port and then do further diagnostics to
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