Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T41 Notebook ?

IBM Thinkpad doesn't start

\015 My IBM Thinpad T41 doesn't start at all. I have opened the laptop up to make sure there isn't a bad connection with the power jack. the laptop doesn't start with a working battery or ac adapter. there is simply no LEDs and no sound of the fam powering up...\015\012\015\012any thoughts are appreciated\015\012\015\012indajay\015

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Visit Lenova's troubleshooting page at
\015\012I assume you have verified the battery and AC adapter with another machine or a voltmeter.
\015\012If none of the above get it going, you most likely have motherboard issues, possibly a blown fuse.
\015\012Or possibly a keyboard Power On switch problem.
\015\012Good luck.
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