Having problems with your Gateway MT6840 Notebook ?

Gateway mt6840 new battery will not charge. New charger too. Bad charging port? Bad charger board?


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Try pulling out the battery. Then plug in the power supply and see if you can get it to power on. If so wiggle the plug and see if it shuts off. If either if those are true, en you most likely need your DC Jack replaced. You would want to take it to a laptop repair shop. It is usually $20 for the part and around 1.5 - 2 hours labor for the repair. Requires pulling out the motherboard and desoldering the old jack. And soldering in a new one. No fun
Check the connection between the battery and the unit and clean them good try to use elctronic cleaner
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