Macbook not charging

By JamesP
Mar 10, 2010
  1. Guys, I have a Apple Macbook which is not charging only runs from power pack, when Mac is running is says battery not connected, any ideas.
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 8,945   +584

    hmm; not good.

    shutdown and remove the battery; inspect connectors for debris, corrosion. clean with alcohol.

    How old is the Bat? They need to be replaced -- some as much as yearly.
  3. JamesP

    JamesP TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 29

    Thanks for the reply jobeard, I have checked and cleaned seems ok but battery is over two years old maybe I have to bite the bullet and buy new one. thank you
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