PowerBook still not responding

I received the replacement power adapter today, but the PowerBook is still not turning on. I know at this point that I should assume the laptop itself is malfunctioning, but I still get this nagging feeling that the adapter is to blame.

I’m willing to try one more time, even if it’s another $20 to be absolutely sure. I’ll see if one described as tried and tested (although that’s hardly a reassurance, since there’s no way of telling if a seller is being honest on ebay) is any better. I think if this fails, I’ll have to call it a wash and strip it for parts.

It would be disappointing, but there is a limit to my enthusiasm for hardware, if it’s just plain broken.

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1 Response to “PowerBook still not responding”


  1. 1 Danny 2007/04/04 at 6:32 PM

    If it doesn’t work, keep those parts. They’ll probably work in similar configuration iMac. Most of the older iMacs are just laptop parts.


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