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  1. #1

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    Jun 17, 2006
    Power cord randomly stops working.
    I have Macbook and the other day I noticed that every now and then the power cord will stop supplying power. Lots of times it is after I move the laptop. The light turns off and my macbook shows a switch between running off the power supply to running on the battery.

    I looked around the contacts and although it is a little dirty where the magnet touches, the actual contacts themselves look clean.

    Anyone have any ideas? At first I thought it might be the outlet, but it has happened now on several different ones.

  2. #2

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    Mar 24, 2007
    White Macbook c2d 2.16ghz 1gig ram 120 gig hdd
    The magsafe power adapter has had some know defects, which apple should cover in/or out of warranty.
    check out
    hope this helps

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