I have an issue with my HP Pavilion M2000 notebook. When the laptop is running off battery and I plug in the ac adapter I do not get power. I have to pull up and the right on the part of the ac adapter that goes into the jack soldered to the motherboard. When I hold it this way the led light comes on which indicates that the battery is charging, sometimes I tape it this way.
Picture count 4 please continue have a look
Click picture for full size image.
' Now that the ac input jack and its solder points are exposed i can see clearly that there is not an issue with it being loose, it is soldered at 6 points and secured fastly.
When I plug the ac adapter in and touch the voltmeter to the pins soldered to the board I get a steady 19 volts off of the various pins like I
Article Submitted On: 2009-01-29 18:54:06
This article has been viewed 5045 time(s).