Having problems with your Acer Aspire 1690 Notebook ?
Battery not charging, keyboard malfunction & screeching fan sound
\015 Hi there,My almost 3 year old Acer Aspire 1694 WMLi (DDR2) has gone mad and is about to make me follow it...Six Months ago I ran a 3d game on it, as I just happen to do from time to time, and didnt realize that the fan stopped working, I eventually discovered it didnt by almost burning the tips of my fingers to the damn thing.I turned it off and let it ool down,the next morning the symtoms were apparent:-Battery not charging, -fan making a screeching noise and worst of all -the keyboard is randomly "swallowing" keys when i type making work a real pleasure.and now the strange part, 3 months ago, out of the blue everything worked properly again.. ...Joy oh joy, but as you might have guessed a week ago the symtoms returned...I'd greatly appreciate any insightyou could give me to this problemThx in advance\015
Its easy to clean fan and will be silent again like sleeping baby. Open 3 screws take black panel covering fan off. Than open 4 small screws and carefully clean it. There should be loads off dust.
If your Fan Failed it might have overheated your Laptop and CPU to the point where it damages it and that would explain your symptoms well. That fan is worrying since it may have melted and not working properly. Get it looked at as it may now need a CPU and/Or Motherboard replacement or hopefully just a new fan but it needs physical fixing none the less
Hope this helps
Hope this helps
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Acer Aspire 1690 Notebook
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Battery not charging, keyboard malfunction & screeching fan sound
Its easy to clean fan and will be silent again like sleeping baby. Open 3 screws take black panel covering fan off. Than open 4 small screws and carefully clean it. There should be loads off dust. ... Acer Aspire 1690 Notebook
Hang at startup (BIOS)
Hi,\015\012Yes laptops can work without battery.\015\012If the laptop is hanging on Dell logo and entering into BIOS then normally it is HDD issue but you have already checked without HDD so might be it is RAM or Board issue.\015\01 ... Dell Inspiron 2500 Notebook
My hp pavilion was fine but it discharged
Ok it sounds like your battery was damaged when it discharged. try removing the battery and plug in to wall socket. boot computer ,.. if it boots up completely then you will need to replace your battery ... HP Pavilion ze2000 Notebook
Power lights come on the fan spins battery charges, but nothing else works
This sounds very much like a dead motherboard. I would suggest you get a professional to look at this or send it to acer. Visit thier site if you wish to. I would offer more help however laptop parts are expensive and tedious to replace. ... Acer Aspire 5610-4648 Notebook
Note book dell latitude d600 power failure?
The dell latitude d600 batteries are designed to shut down even when all 6 cells inside are fully charged, based on some tests an internal circuit inside the battery case does. it checks the number of times the battery has been charged, the temperatu ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook
Dell Inspiron 1520 Laptop Motherboard Repair.
Contact your seller. ... PC Laptops
My Acer laptop seem t0 shut down for no apperent reason and it always has to be pluged in
It sounds like your battery may be dead or close to dead if your laptop has to be plugged in all the time. if there is a battery check meter on the battery, you can check the battery condition with that.\012unless it is a problem with your char ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop
Laptop not powering - HP6710b 2.1GHz 15.4 160GB 5400 PC Notebook
Sir,TAKE OUT BATTERY, REMOVE MAINS SUPPLY, HOLD POWER BUTTON DOWN FOR 30SECS PUT POWER SUPPLY IN ONLY DO NOT PUT IN BATTERY TURN ON LAPTOP NOWPUT IN BATTERY\015\012AC power adapter\015\012How the AC adapter worksThe most commo ... HP6710b 2.1GHz 15.4 160GB 5400 PC Notebook
Hp v6630em fails to start when the "on" button is pressed. It is connected to the power supply and the blue lights are illuminated. I can hear a whirring sound for a couple of seconds and then all is quiet. Nothing appears on the screen.
This sounds like either a fan or CPU/motherboard problem. Either one is going to be expensive to fix, the fan less so than the CPU ($15-20 vs $100-$400).However, before we assume that the laptop is dead, remove the battery and attempt to ... HP PC Desktops
When i power on my c400 the 3 green lights, light up and then it turns off. the battery is getting full charge. no sound comes from it. any idea what is wrong with it. I changed the ram thinking that could be a solution. but it didnt work.
I don't know how old your system is but the battery packs have lifetimes that seem to vary from about 6 months to a couple of years.\015\012\015\012I'm curious as to how you have established that the battery is getting 'full charge?'\015\012 ... Dell Latitude C400 Notebook
Black screen on compaq presario v5000
The very first thing that u can try is that try it with the different ac adaptor and the battery and try it with the differnt ac aaaadaptor and still it doesnt then wahat u said is that u can hear the sound of the fan and the disk is trying to read b ... Compaq Evo N610C Notebook
Won't come on, tried taking out battery and that
The problem could be with your screen. It looks like the led light of your screen is dead you could follow up this solution.I have had this same problem with a HP DV2000 and the\015\012problem is not the contrast light. What it is, is tha ... HP Pavilion dv2000t 14.1" Notebook Laptop PC (Intel Core 2 Duo T5500 1.66 GHz, 1GB RAM, 100GB HDD, D... PC Notebook
Battery and/or overheating or ?
It is possible that the battery is not charging at all and can't pass electricity to the board. But if its 3yo, its probably really dead.Also, if you can see a fan not working at all, overheating is also possible. It is also p ... PC Desktops
Acer aspire 5920 wont start. light in AC chrger
This is a sample of what you can try to do to diagnose a non-starting computer, If these don’t work, realize that most likely a system board (motherboard) has failed or the actual power trim strip above the keyboard has failed. ... Acer Aspire 5920-6727 Notebook
DELL Inspiron 5150 isnt booting
If it doesn't respond at all with no ram or hdd, it is likely that the board is in fact dead.....sorry. When you say you found a broken pin, I assume you mean one of the contacts from the power jack to the main board had a cracked solder joint and yo ... Dell Inspiron 5150 Notebook
Battery kills my laptop
Oh dear! My best guess from the information you've provided, is that possibly the charging unit in the laptop is faulty?\015\012\015\012It really sounds like there is a short-circuit somewhere. I've come across many, many laptops that hav ... Dell Inspiron 6000 Notebook
Keyboard randomly stops working
If this only occurs on battery power and your battery only holds a 10 minute charge? And your keyboard is external (PS2, or USB) it draws power from that battery (even the OEM keyboard does) and is probably glitching on you for lack of power. That's ... Sharp Actius AL27 Notebook
Hi i have a hp pavilion lap top ze4315. i am
First, get a small Phillips head screwdriver, a credit card, and something like an egg carton to store all the screws you'll pull out. You'll also need something to clean the dust off the heatsink and fans--a can of compressed air is by far the best ... HP Computer System Cooling
Toshiba M305D S4830 laptop wont start
"I have M305D S4830 laptop. I put it to sleep in the night. In the \012morning when i tried to turn it on, it wouldnt start. The light on the \012switch turns on and it charges the battery fine, but no HDD activity(but\012 it does spin up and stay ... Toshiba Satellite Laptop with AMD Turion X2 Ultra Dual-Core Mobile Processor ZM-80 - Fusion PC Notebook
Laptop charges when off. When i turn the machine
It sounds like you are getting a short under the keyboard. The video feed wire and battery charge led are located under the keyboard. This is a common occurrence with aged laptops. To test the video assumption, plug the laptop into a desktop monit ... Toshiba Satellite P35-S611 Notebook
I have HP pavilion DV6500 laptop. Last night, system suddenly struck while working and now only power light is okay, and some blue lights also runs which shows sounds etc...DVD is working, but no sound of fan, keyboad not working and nothing showing on LCD screen..please solve my problem..
Please do not panic....The first thing what we need to do is perform a hard reset...What does Hard Reset mean... Unplug the A/C Adapter Pin from the notebook...Turn the notebook upside down and then remove the battery from the notebook...Turn the not ... HP PC Laptops
Dead DV1000 Hey, I did not notice the motorcycle! I ride a Roadstar, Yamaha 2001, which I use to commute to work - about 22 miles away. I have about 89,000 miles on it. Took a trip from Sacramento to Ames, Iowa to visit my folks and dropped in on Sturgis on the way back. Too many people! I appreciate the help - I hope it is not some transient electrical problem! Disconnected power. Removed battery. Removed HD. Removed RAM. With DVM, confirmed power cord good. Inserted power cord and tested on tw
Appreciate the update.The bike is a Suzuki Intruder 800 and here in the Philippines it is a really BIG bike considering our Asian height and weight. Like you, it is my daily workhorse. For weekends, I try to remember my younger years onbo ... HP Pavilion dv1000 Notebook
My fan is heating up, i need the proper way to open the fan.
I can't find one either. Means to me, that Gateway really doesn't want anyone but an authorized dealer, or authorized shop to do this.However, I can give you generic info, and perhaps this might help.I repair laptops. Haven't had th ... Gateway MT3422 RTL Notebook
Power problem I've had this HP for a little over a year. I'm having the same difficulty of won't power up. I've tried the fixes, but not even the fans are working. I refuse to send it to HP for a second time (the first was to replace the hard drive). HP does not seem to help and will not replace the computer. I'm ready to junk it! No more HP products for me.
Remove Everything but the ram and battery. some even run plugged in without the battery. Try reducing hardware inside as much as possible. remove peripherals under panels on underside of chassis like modem and wifi. try to swap out the ram. Also, you ... HP Pavilion dv9000z Notebook
Periodic Boot-up Problems with Dell Latitude D600
Well I had the same problem with my Dell Latitude D600. I tried many batteries, fully charged, partially charged and even i tried scenarios with AC Power On or Off. Nothing really seemed to work as my laptop was both hot and cold. I noticed this prob ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook