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What causes my MacBook to power off and not turn back on?

I spilled a glass of tap water on my laptop, I immediately powered off and did a water damage treatment but now when I shut the laptop instead of going to sleep it powers off and won't reboot until I disconnect the battery. All the functions work fine. This is the only issue I'm having. Please help.

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You probably shorted out the power on button. By disconnection the mag-safe and battery then plugging back in you are causing a spontaneous reboot, bypassing the power on button.

You can say thank G-d it powers up and maybe I'll just put it to sleep when not in use. Or you can replace the keyboard or uppercase. Do the rest of the keys work?

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Yes, the rest of the keyboard works the up arrow occasionally randomly stays stuck on though :(


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