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may need to replace acer 8930g power jack London


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Anyone laptop engineers in London who could replace a power jack, willing to pay £50.

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Anyone KNOW OF, that should say.

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Terry Brown

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A quick search found these- Not tried so no idea if any good.

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http://www.ciao.co.uk/sr/q-laptop+%22acer+8930g+%22+repairs

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onthelimit1

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Looks like a 10min job with minimal strip. 50 quid would be far too much , I'd say. You could strip further so the whole harness is replaced, but a bit of soldering and some heat shrink tube did the job in this video

see here
and 7 quid for a new one.

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