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 Laptops & Notebooks 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 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 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 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 SolvedPC won't boot; Turns off after few seconds when powered Forum Solvedpc turns on then off after 30 seconds and repeats Forum I turn my pc on , but after 2 seconds it turns off Forum Newly built PC auto turns off after five seconds. Forum computer turns off 40 seconds after putting it on and never comes up again until i refix the power cable Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !