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Put something under power jack so there is no gap between the jack and the motherboard. Rob March 10, 2008 | I'm in the process of resoldering the power jack. I tried to turn it on and off to see if I could see any display but without success. The reason is because even if it is digital simply pulling away a half of an inch can dramatically change the temperature by 30 degrees depending on the unit. news

I removed the old power jack and replaced with loose 18 gauge wires that I brought out the back of the case, to which I then attached a really sturdy chassis-mount So all im stuck on now is how to correctly dissassemble the case and also how to correctly SOLDER! Then, you only have the actual positive and one or two internal negative contacts to worry about. Loading... http://www.overclock.net/t/1314968/trouble-with-desoldering-dc-power-jack-on-my-laptop

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and when you have finally removed the port, you can take your desoldering tool, and while heating the solder up on one side of the board, suck it right out the If you don't need portability, don't buy a laptop. Sign in to report inappropriate content. well it ended up being the problem, and this fixed it.

Rob Meyer October 6, 2008 | I replaced my dc jack and I tested the continuity and it beeps on my meter. In other words Stick to a lower wattage iron. If yes do you solder both sides? Basil #11 Patriot Computers, Aug 24, 2012 BCS Head Tech Expand Collapse New Member Likes Received: 0 Location: California P5_Consulting said: ↑ I am in the process of trying to

Thomas January 8, 2008 | I had problems with my toshiba a75 s231. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. it's amd x2 and a 120 gb hard drive ith intel integrated video..

Ordered a 10$ DC plug from a guy on e-bay.

A couple of things for those who might find themselves in the same spot, on the same laptop: 1) I could _not_ get the darn thing off. Everyone should read the part about the sleeves through the Mb,Very Importaint not to Damage the board. because the direct connection is the contact, not solder. BUT…I did it, and it made it much easier to pull it out, one-half at a time.

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Sign in Statistics 16,420 views 46 Like this video? Collection Intro Intro: Replace broken DC power jack on your laptop computer (UPDATED).OK, I had my kids running around my room and kept tripping on my laptop's power cable. How To Solder Motherboard Components Simple, direct and useful . Desoldering Gun More questions How do you fix a loose DC Power Jack on an Acer Travelmate 5320?

When I completely insert it, I lose the power. BG-0, Sep 25, 2008 #2 Deadsteam Thread Starter Joined: Sep 24, 2008 Messages: 13 Well, I am holding it in place for up to 2 minutes, I don't want to go EEVblog 645,629 views 27:14 Laptop dc power jack repair fix replacement samsung qx410 np-qx410 - Duration: 35:13. Thanks again, C Tobin (USA) Rob March 7, 2008 | When I plug my power adapter in, the light on the front of the laptop comes on for a second then How To Desolder

  • john king May 27, 2008 | hi, ref.
  • In my case, it was difficult to place the probe into the jack.
  • Most of the cheap options I am looking at dont tell you how hot they will get.
  • Deadsteam, Sep 25, 2008 #12 BG-0 Joined: Dec 31, 1969 Messages: 6,922 dustyjay said: ↑ For your electronic use, A soldering iron of 25 to 35 watts should be sufficient.
  • But I'm not totally convinced that the A/C power connector is totally at fault.
  • but apparently that is all you do is nit pick, the term I used is easy for others to understand.
  • I also agree that Weller shouldn't be in the same category as radio shack.

I'll let you know how I make out. Please upload a file larger than 100x100 pixels We are experiencing some problems, please try again. fixitdaz 39,882 views 9:50 Loading more suggestions... http://skimwp.org/how-to/cannot-desolder-motherboard.php btw, Gateway MX6453's are cheap b/c the dc power plug has a nasty habit of breaking.

I will update you on how it went! Yesterday, while i was working monitor screen went blank, however, power light was on. The solder simply will not melt off of the contacts on the board..

Rob Miles January 5, 2008 | to Jeff Finnan about the Dell: Some of Dell's laptops look for a proprietary signal from the power supply sent through a 3rd pin.

dustyjay, Sep 25, 2008 #11 Deadsteam Thread Starter Joined: Sep 24, 2008 Messages: 13 No, the replacement jack has only the pins. That metal thing which I plug into the DC gets extremely hot very quickly in matter of minutes also. any suggestions would be appreciated Mike Mike October 12, 2008 | resoldered the old jack back on and works like a charm.. jamie March 15, 2008 | nice gonna go buy a soldering iron now for £5 :D, hope it works well as nothing will oot on my computer ^^ Ron Buechler March

You must make sure your tip is clean at all times, now as you gain experience this becomes easy to do. 2nd is that you use solder and flux properly, on Do it until the hole is clean. Sign in Transcript 35,448 views 25 Like this video? If you recognized any of the names I listed in my message none of them are soldering guns but the point was understood, yeah?

Just to shed light on your behavior I have seen you picking most people apart and not helping in most situations with anything other than obvious statements. Then insert the new connector and tack it in place with a small bit of solder on each pin. Before I found this I was about to give up completely. It's not easy!!!

Looks like a 5.5mm barrel. Solder all power jack pins. Also, would a solder accessory kit be worth keeping? Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.

You are right. Then they told me that it would be better to just get a new computer instead of fixing it. Be careful. Thanks for the illustration..

The hotter the PCB gets, the more likely it is that traces will be lifted. Apply it and the solder should flow well.