Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook ?

Hi My name is Richard . My toshiba taptop stop working. the harddrive light comes on and goes out after seconds. I have power, but nothing comes on the screen at all. can you tell me the problem Please thankyou Richard.


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If you can, hook it up to an external monitor and rule out the lcd screen. do you see anything when it is booting up or any noises ?
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\015\012shine a flashlight on the screen first and see if you see anything as well.
Hi Richard. Thank you for using Fixya's services.
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\015\012I have a few questions for you and a few suggestions.
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\015\012Was there any warning before the laptop went out? Battery light flashing, noise coming from laptop, power surge, clicking, loud fan, overheating, burning smell, error messages?
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\015\012I would suggest troubleshooting the battery first. You can take the battery out of the laptop and run it from just the power adaptor. If this works, then the battery will need to be replaced. You can find a battery on eBay for a very reasonable price (better price than OEM).
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\015\012If this doesn't work, and it gave no warning before going out, then I believe it is the actual power adaptor itself (plug). You can find a reasonable priced replacement on eBay for around $20.00 - $25.00. The power adaptors tend to overheat and cause them to go out.
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\015\012One more test I would recommend before purchasing anything is to connect the laptop to a monitor and see if it comes on. If it does, then the invertor (backlight) is out on the laptop. If it doesn't, then I stick to the battery and/or adaptor issue.
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\015\012Please let me know if you have any questions. Glad to help.
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