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My 2009 lifebook stopped turning on. Three lights at the top

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My 2009 lifebook stopped turning on. Three lights at the top turn on but no screen. I took it apart and removed the battery and replaced. still nothing. Is my mother board fried or what

businesslegions : Hi there,My name is XXXXX XXXXX I'll be assisting you with this issue.
businesslegions : Can you please tell me what is the model of the lifebook?
businesslegions : hi
businesslegions : Can you please tell me the model of the lifebook?
Customer: A1130
businesslegions : can you take the battery out
businesslegions : and then plug the power cable to it
businesslegions : then turn it on
Customer: i tried that and nothing.Still powers up but nothing on the screen . I also hooked it up to an external monitor and nothing
businesslegions : have you tried removing the memory
businesslegions : then reinserting?
Customer: yes
businesslegions : ok sounds like then it's a faulty motherboard
Customer: That's what I thought. Is it worth replacing? or do I just take the hard drive out and move on?
businesslegions : it costs around $100-200 for parts
businesslegions : and labour about $80
businesslegions : so you can take the hard disk out
businesslegions : and insert it in a USB enclosure so you can get your files back
Customer: thanks
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