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I was wondering if anyone knew an at home solution. The battery was recalled by Dell in 2006 due to a complaint in failed charging. When you plug ac adapter for laptop, the laptop appears to be dead and there is no LED * activity at all (DC-IN jack on the system board is broken). Loading... http://xmailing.net/dell-inspiron/dell-inspiron-6000-battery-charging-bios-issues.php

The new battery came with 46% charge so I tried charging it up with the laptop off and charger plugged in overnight. Connect the computer to an electrical outlet. Somehow the jack gets worn and does not make correct contact with the laptop so the Laptop does not see the power supply as a legit Dell brand. It's the same on a Dell I have -- runs on PSU won't charge the battery. http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/63687-35-dell-inspiron-6000-battery-charging-problem

Tell your state representative to support S618. Checked the Power Meter -- The total power remaining is "Unknown." Under the batteries available, it says "not present." 4. Best picks Reviews News Tutorials Forum MORE All articles How to Gift Ideas Downloads Tom's Hardware Tom's IT Pro About Tom's Guide Login Your question Get the answer Tom's Guide>Forum>Laptop Tech The only other thing it might be is the Motherboard which might not be charging the battery.

And I don't want to buy another battery and then still have this problem. I always take the precaution of buying a wrecked laptop of the same type before trying to open a working laptop. I don't want to buy another battery if it's not necessary. XToxicGuyX 687,112 views 4:23 Laptop Battery not charging "plugged in, not charging" Easy fix - Duration: 2:31.

By continuing to use our site, you agree to our cookie policy. Also, I went into the BIOS, and in the "Battery Information" screen, it says that there is no battery in the computer -- even though it IS in the computer. Working... http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/63687-35-dell-inspiron-6000-battery-charging-problem lilutz, Aug 12, 2008 #10 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

Home About wikiHow Jobs Terms of Use RSS Site map Log In Mobile view All text shared under a Creative Commons License. From Dell: CHECK THE BATTERY STATUS LIGHT -- If the battery status light flashes orange or is a steady orange, the battery charge is low or depleted. Show more Loading... Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ inspiron 6000 charging FIX!

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Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Uploaded on 8 Sep 2010I have a Dell Inspiron 6000 and the battery will not charge. Ask !

Join our site today to ask your question. his comment is here Ask ! Alex Julien 74 views 2:19 Dell Inspiron Take Apart / Disassembly To Replace Power Plug / DC Jack - Duration: 12:51. Based on your input I bet it's a blown cap or something similar.

The Fair Repair Act guarantees our right to repair digital equipment like computers, refrigerators, cell phones and tractors. It looks like it is not trying to charge the battery at all, but how can it run on AC and not be charging the battery? Problem symptoms: Laptop randomly shuts down without any warning. http://xmailing.net/dell-inspiron/dell-inspiron-1545-power-cord-not-charging-battery.php Staff Online Now Cookiegal Administrator valis Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent

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I bought a new 65W Dell Inspiron 6000 ac adapter and it worked well for about a week until I noticed that my battery wasn’t charging at times.

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Manufacturers don’t want a Fair Repair bill. More about : dell inspiron 6000 battery charging problem Best solution Anonymous a b D Laptop October 22, 2010 6:56:12 PM Probably a blown component on the motherboard or power board. The new battery came with 46% charge so I tried charging it up with the laptop off and charger plugged in overnight. http://xmailing.net/dell-inspiron/dell-inspiron-6000-battery-problem.php I'm having a very similar issue.

Steps 1 For your first use you must fully drain the Dell Inspiron 6000 battery until the laptop goes into hibernation. 2 Know that after that plug in your charger and Anybody have ideas? Stand up for the right to repair in Massachusetts. nickscomputerfix 1,618,190 views 3:25 Rebuild a laptop battery pack - Duration: 6:02.

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If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. lilutz, Jul 3, 2008 #8 dell6000_xp Joined: Aug 11, 2008 Messages: 1 Hello, Was wondering if you've ever fix your battery problem? The Fair Repair Act guarantees our right to repair digital equipment like computers, refrigerators, cell phones and tractors. Then I noticed that the battery light on the laptop is always off.

pduesp 2,722 views 17:51 How to fix or troubleshoot a blank or black screen not powering up issues laptop - Duration: 12:33. But we need your help. When your tractor breaks or your cell phone stops working, they want to be the only people who can fix it. It requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair shops with access to repair information and replacement parts—so you have the resources you need to fix things quickly and affordably.

It looks like it is not trying to charge the battery at all, but how can it run on AC and not be charging the battery? But manufacturers like John Deere and Apple don’t like that idea. Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? Any other suggestions?

Get the answer Jorabi October 28, 2010 11:57:56 PM Best answer selected by Jorabi. patienceishope 303,867 views 5:15 Laptop Battery not charging "plugged in, not charging" Easy fix - Duration: 2:31. Rating is available when the video has been rented. Ran the Dell Diagnostic Custom Test for the battery and the sensors -- All tests passed. 8.