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M-series gateway (m1629) press start button, nothing

\015 M-series gateway (m1629) press start button, screen has partial flash that can only be seen in a dark room, power cord is not recognized and plugged in , battery lamp is lite minimal power (tried with different known good cord and battery no change) also you hear a click, and the wireless indicator flashes on and off. NO fan, no start no nothing. This is a refurbished unit, less then 6 months old and gateway won't warranty past 90 days on purchase. Any thoughts.\015

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Taken apart, looking for abnormal solder etc checked powers switches decided that this unit was acting like it may have shut down due to excessive heat issue. pulled battery on board, tested ok, re-installed everything and found that this unit now is active. Conclusion: I suspect the bios shut this unit down, hard reset correct this issue.
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