iBook G4 Will NOT Start

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by tcslive, Feb 28, 2009.

  1. tcslive macrumors newbie

    Jan 29, 2009
    My iBook G4 will not start or even the display turn on. When I flip it over, there are no lights in the battery. I read on the ebay listing that the charger may need to be replaced. But, when I tried to plug it in, the charger displayed a green light. I bought a seperate charger and it has yet to arrive. Any advice?
  2. Skeletal-dæmon macrumors 6502

    Apr 27, 2008
    Possibly a dead logic board if the computer will not respond even with hard drive tick-over. It is a part of the logic board circuitry that controls the battery indicator lights also. Sorry to bear bad news. Back up the drive to another computer if possible ASAP.

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