Released in 2003, the iBook G4 replaced the iBook G3 as Apple's portable consumer computer.

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water spill starts but stops

water spilled on laptop, it starts up but stops showing a file and ? flashing. Can it be fixed?

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upon how long you let it dry, where the water was spilled. The ? means it' can't "find" a boot drive, which could be a fried logic board, connector, cable or HD.

Start with disassembly and looking for burnt or corroded parts on the logic board, if none found move on from there.

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