LG Gram Laptop Repair – not turning on after liquid spillage

LG Gram laptop Not turning on repair
LG Gram laptop Not turning on repair

This time we had a laptop with liquid damage for a change. We are used to getting Macbooks with liquid damage, this was a different type of repair.

These LG Gram laptops are well architected actually. We don’t see many LG laptops on our shelves.

LG Laptop not turning on Repair Process

We took apart the LG Laptop for a repair, and spotted the liquid damage immediately.

Visible Liquid damage on LG Gram laptop Repair

After in-depth checks of the motherboard, we have discovered multiple areas which had the liquid impact and needed liquid damage clean and component repairs.

Inspecing liquid damage on LG Gram Laptop closely
Inspecing liquid damage on LG Gram Laptop closely

Next step was to check the motherboard under a microscope. It was clear the extent of the damage and which areas needed repair

Corrosion on chips and BGA on a LG Gram Laptop Repair
Corrosion on chips and BGA on a LG Gram Laptop Repair

After cleaning the area, we resoldered the chips and cleaned under the BGA chips to ensure they will not corrade. This to ensure our Liquid Damaged LG Gram Laptop Repair is a lasting repair and laptop will not fail as time passes.

Cleaning under a BGA chip using hot air station and a quality flux - LG Gram  Laptop Repair
Cleaning under a BGA chip using hot air station and a quality flux – LG Gram Laptop Repair

Under a microscope, it was clear that screwdriver must have hit the corner of the resistor (little vertical black component) and destroyed most of its bottom connection pad.

Computer Repairs we offer here in Adelaide includes a couple of simple steps:

  1. Get a Quote for the repair before any work is done, even over the phone.
  2. Free pick up from the client’s location in Adelaide. Or alternatively, drop in for a quick check while you wait.
  3. Confirming final cost and “Go” from the client.
  4. Repairing and ensuring everything works as expected.
  5. Returning repaired system back to the client. Or the client can pick it up from our workshop.

We have sophisticated equipment in our workshop with a high accuracy microscope, ultrasonic cleaning bath, reflow machine, and micro-soldering tools to achieve high-quality logic board repairs. With hundreds of components in stock, we can quickly locate and replace faulty chips, resistors, and capacitors in Macbooks.

Replacing a power controller caused LG Gram Laptop not turning on

Finally, after replacement of the power chip and cleaning of the LG Laptop Motherboard, we had lights on and power going through the system.

Repaired LG Gram Laptop turns on and detects current flow
Repaired LG Gram Laptop turns on and detects current flow

Please note: This is not an educational material,
it is rather a showcase of services we offer.
Therefore, it should be used as general guidance of what to expect of such repairs.

The Result of the LG Gram Laptop Repair

After a successful repair of its logic board, this LG Gram is turning on now and working as expected.

LG Gram Laptop repair - Turns on and functions as expected
LG Gram Laptop repair – Turns on and functions as expected

Would you like to read more about our Laptop Repairs? Check out some of our published repair cases.

Call us today for your Laptop Repair in Adelaide

If you have a Laptop or Computer causing troubles and need a Computer Repair Service in Adelaide, give us a call and we will advise for the best scenario to get your Computer Repaired.

We at IT-Solve, specialize in computer and electronics repairs. We will do our best to repair your Computer quickly without involving high costs and long waiting times in repair shops.

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