No POST; mobo probably fried, hoping not

By Yoqui
Aug 13, 2009
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. habbfan

    habbfan Newcomer, in training Posts: 19

    I would say board due to the 'peanut brittle paste'. You said you tested the PSU with a multimeter IIRC and that it seemed normal. I imagine you did a sniff test on the PSU for abnormal smells. I would fire up the PSU on an old who-cares board and see what catches fire.
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.


Add New Comment

TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...


Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.