Replace the DC plug on an Apple iBook silver "yo-yo" power adapter.

There are a couple other instructables on how to repair the DC connector and how to repair the cord near the power supply.

My problem was a little different than either of theirs. I had repaired the connector in the past — the cord frayed and shorted right near the DC connector (the part that goes into the computer) so I spliced it and tried making a better strain relief. That lasted for a couple years but it broke again so I figured I’d try and replace the connector entirely.

Disassemble the Old Connector

Since Apple can change their minds anytime, I recommen…

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