Toshiba Satellite L505D Power Jack Fixed

Today I had a Toshiba satellite L505D come in for repair. The problem was plane. The power jack housing was broken off and pushed in to the bottom tray.

Toshiba Satellite L505D Power Jack FixedI proceeded to take apart the laptop to get to the mother board.

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No Power In JVC CRT TV 29” Model# AV-28BT7/ENB

This TV had been repaired by other electronics repairer before it got to my shop. The reason I am saying this because, the moment I opened the cover to the TV set, I found the HOT was missing from the high voltage area and I could see that there was a lot of new fresh soldering areas all over the PCB board.

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No Power In Philips CRT TV Model#25PT4103/58

This TV set showed up to my shop with the dead signs. No stand by light, nothing. Just a dead set.
For me I do not like the Philips TV sets for they are very complicated to work on and sometimes, they give me a hard time repairing them. I just do not like them. This TV problem is very easy to fix because I found out later that only one item was blown in this set and it cost the whole TV to shut down.

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Intermittent Power Problems On Dell Laptop

I had a Dell Inspiron laptop come to me for repair with intermittent power problems. I first check the AC adapter and it checked out fine. Next I moved the AC plug around in the DC power jack and found that there was a faulty connection. I disassembled the laptop down to the motherboard.

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Dim Display With Color Out In Mag CRT Monitor Model# 786N

Upon opening the cover I went directly to the degaussing circuit. The reason for that was the display had bad colors (color impurity). But to my surprise, it was ok. All the voltages in the primary and the secondary section of the power supply checked fine. The voltages at the HOT was also fine. I looked at the screen neck and the CRT board and all checked fine except, the filament were not as bright as it should be.

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