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Dell Inspiron 1505; Battery does not charge; DC jack is loose..

\015 I have a Dell Inspiron 1505. It works when connected to A/C power outlet, but has a loose connection in DC jack. The adaptor needs to be pressed upward. But it does not charge when connected. I bought a new battery pack in Feb 2008 from Dell. So I cant believe that the battery is bad. How do I know what to replace? DC Jack or battery? Is there a problem with charging function?\015\012Any help is appreciated.\015

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The loose connection for the AC adapter means the motherboard needs to be replaced or the AC adapter jack on the motherboard needs to be replaced. (With Labor, it is about the same cost to buy a new motherboard as it is to have the old one fixed)
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