Acer entered the world of laptop computers in 1997 when it purchased Texas Instruments' mobile PC division.

830 Questions View all

power connector broken inside

The previous posts were very useful in disassembling the laptop down to teh mother board. Now I need to replace the existing jack which was completely broken and I need to know where I should conenct the +/- connectors of the new jack. It appears that 2,3,4,5 are all connected to the outer connector, but I see no left over connector connecting pin 1.

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0

Comments:

Joe, any way you could post an imagine so we know what you are referring to?

by

OT I think this is a continuation of this post.

Laptop does not power on with adaptor

by

Ah, I see. So Joe, if you have your motherboard and the part disconnecting, you can not identify where the new one goes? Did you get the right replacement connector?

by

Add a comment

1 Answer

Chosen Solution

Here is a link to the service manual for your computer. In it you will find the answers to your questions---it is in pdf format. Good luck.

http://support.acer.com/acerpanam/Manual...

Was this answer helpful?

Score 3

Comments:

+ and here http://www.insidemylaptop.com/fix-acer-a... are some good visuals about the 5000 series and how to replace the Dc plug.

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

Joe will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 1

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 15

All Time: 2,660