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Old 03-23-2014, 09:19 PM   #11
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I am putting it down to a dead mobo..
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Old 03-24-2014, 11:35 AM   #12
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Dead mobo it is, And i feel like its gonna be hard to replace a laptop mobo. or maybe cant even replace it at all.

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Old 03-24-2014, 05:43 PM   #13
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The fan doesnt even spin when i turn it on.
Your mobo is friend. You are screwed
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Old 03-24-2014, 07:58 PM   #14
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Have you try the power strip that's connected from the power button to the mother board, Maybe it's loose or maybe needs to be replace.
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Old 03-25-2014, 06:55 PM   #15
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Same thing happened witg my gateway mx6956 it was a motherboard issue so i just sold it for parts wasnt gonna drop $90+ into a 8yo laptop

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Old 03-25-2014, 09:30 PM   #16
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Yeah, true. Sell parts..

Yours was 8yo? mine is only just 4... what a rip off ehh? even my old Dell laptop still works and its over 10 years +
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Yeah, true. Sell parts..

Yours was 8yo? mine is only just 4... what a rip off ehh? even my old Dell laptop still works and its over 10 years +
Mine might of been older the chassis had been replaced it acctually registered as a mx6927 but the case was a mx6956 or something like that i cant remember exactly but yeah seems the newer they get the cheaper they are built

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Old 03-26-2014, 07:34 AM   #18
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4 years out of a laptop is pretty good. I would expect a computer to last between 4-8 years depending on use and design.
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Old 03-26-2014, 10:23 AM   #19
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All my computers (excluding the one i just built lol) are from 2006 or later my dads is from 2003 and is still running fine

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