Half-broken Airport Card in PowerBook?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Coolnat2004, Oct 12, 2007.

  1. macrumors 6502


    Jan 12, 2005
    Last week, my airport connection suddenly stopped working (and I mean JUST as I was working on it, it started failing). It would connect to the network fine, but it could not communicate with the router through DHCP and even with a static IP, it could not transfer any network data.

    I put in my brother's working airport card, and it worked, so I ordered a refurbished airport card from ifixit.com. I put that in today, and it is showing the same symptoms of my old card. I don't have my brother's PowerBook to test his card again, so I don't know what to do.

    Does anyone have any ideas?
  2. macrumors 68000


    Mar 30, 2005
    Can it happen to be a DOA card from ifixit? That would be my guess

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