Problem with Power jack

By britbrat87
Dec 18, 2007
  1. Hi. I recently ran into a power jack problem for my compaq presario m2000. I did a search on replacements for the power jack and found a few...but how many units should i use? Also, is it possible for me to replace the power jack at home instead of putting it in the hands of a repairman?
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    If you are skilled at disassembly, soldering, track repair (if needed), and re-assembly then its easy. If you don't have those skills then it would be better left to a professional who is.
  3. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Yes, as Rik said... Sometimes just reflowing the solder connections is all thats needed, but you may have to completely remove the motherboard to do this
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