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Original post by: mrhaehn ,


What was the solution?

I have the same problem with my mothers powerbook g4. I turn it on, hear the chime and then the clicking, which I believe is the optical drive initializing, and then it just keeps repeating the clicking like it is stuck in a loop. The display is black the entire time. I pulled the hard drive and was able to access it externally through another mac so I know it isn't that.

My thought is that it's the logic board but I don't want to replace it if that's not it.