My ibm thinkpad t41 turns on and after 3 seconds it turns off Tags: Battery IBM ThinkPad Laptops Last response: April 30, 2010 6:38 AM in Laptop General Discussion Share niroshan97 April 29, 2010 11:01:50 PM my ibm thinkpad t41 turns on and after 3 seconds it turns off and if i want to turn it back on i have to take the battery out and put it back in pleaaaase can someone help me by telling me how to fix it or what the problem is?????? More about : ibm thinkpad t41 turns seconds turns buwish a b D Laptop April 30, 2010 6:38:28 AM It seems to be a power related issue if taking out and putting the battery pack in does the trick. It could be a bad AC adapter, a bad power jack, or even a bad battery. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources PC turns on then off after 3 seconds Forum Acer Aspire 5532 Laptop fan turns on then off after 3 seconds, no image on moniter. Forum Laptop Turns on but turns off after 3 seconds Forum Computer turns on automatically and turns off automatically every 3 seconds after being plugged in Forum PC turns off after 2 - 3 seconds Forum Computer turns off 3 seconds after turning on Forum Computer turns off after 3 seconds. Help! Forum Computer turns on, then off after about 3-4 seconds. Forum Is my PSU doa? (pc turns off after 3 seconds max) Forum Computer Turns off After 2-3 Seconds?!! Forum Computer Turns off after 2-3 seconds Forum PC TURNS OFF AFTER 2-3 SECONDS HELP!! Forum SolvedBiostar TA970 turns off after 2 seconds Forum SolvedLaptop turns off after a few seconds of power, need help! Forum SolvedPC turns off after 30 seconds. Help? Not sure where to put this.. I suspect the CPU is the problem Forum SolvedBlack screen on boot-up and computer automatically turns off after 40 seconds. Forum SolvedComputer turns on and accesses BIOS and shuts off after 10 seconds, 2 beeps when turning on Forum SolvedComputer turns off after only a few seconds of turning on Forum SolvedTestbench PC turns off after 10 seconds? Forum SolvedWhen computer turns on after 4 seconds it turns off itself then turns on repeatedly until it starts working Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop General Discussion categories Acer Alienware Asus Dell Lenovo Sony Toshiba !