Having problems with your Dell Precision M60 Notebook ?

AC Problems Dell Precision M60 Notebook. Battery drains then can't get AC power to work. The prong on the AC cable looks ok. I'm thinking the AC plug-in on the notebook is the problem. Problem started at the beginning of the week.


Answers :

Sounds like the DC jack is bad. That is where the AC adapter plugs into the laptop. In order to replace that, the laptop will have to be disassembled and a new DC jack will have to soldered on. One other thing to check is whether the AC adapter is still functional. Get a voltage meter, set it on 200 DC, put the positive on the inside of the plug itself, and the ground on the outside. It should read +/- 20V, usually 19.xx
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