Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 5160 Notebook ?

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\015 I can't tell if you got my previous response so I'll try again.\015\012\015\012I pulled the battery and turned the laptop on but nothing happened other than the power and battery light blinked very faintly. I plugged the power cord in without the battery and tried to turn it on but again nothing happened. I did notice that while the power cord was plugged in without the battery the power and battery light blinked every couple of seconds. I thne put the battery back in with the power cord plugged in and I noticed the battery light doesn't come on...normally its green or yellow when its charging.\015

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Ok well there is somwhere to start i would see if you can get it to take a charge ok and if it does than try to start it without the ac power on and see what it does if it wont take a charge your battery may be bad or your charging circuit may not be connected correctly ok lrt me know best regards mike
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