PowerBook runs only on ac after dc-in board replacementLast June, my darling toddler poured a 20 ounce cup of water carefully onto my keyboard, in what we now call the Waterfall Ex...
Answer to: I want to fix a water damaged mac.It could be anything. After using ifixit to disassemble my whole mac one cable after another after my toddler dumped a full glass of water on the keyboard, it finally ended up needing a new battery and leaving the cable for the external battery indicator lights disconnected... that was what shorted! With it connected no recognition of battery even existing. Disconnected, the battery charges and operates perfectly. I'll live without the lights...