Having problems with your HP Pavilion ze5185 Notebook ?

Replaced the dc jack because it would not run on the charger. Still won't charge or run on charger. Is there a voltage controller on the motherboard, because the charger puts out 19.5 static volts a

\015 This laptop would not charge, so I changed the dc jack. It still won't charge or run on the charger. It's a new charger. Does it have a charge controller on the motherboard that regulates the voltage, because the charger puts out 19.5 volts?\015

Answers :

Try taking out battery and plug in power. If it works, battery is faulty. If not,
Try taking out your hard disk plug in power, if it works, hard disk is faulty. If not,
Try taking out memory card, if there's a sound, memory card faulty. If no sound, it's your motherboard that is causing the error.

Note: If machine is under warranty no need to pay for the repairs.

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