Fan spinning, no POST.

Discussion in 'ECS' started by pinkisntwell@gmail.com, Feb 17, 2006.

  1. Guest

    I replaced a ram stick on my mobo (L7S7A2) and the computer wouldn't
    boot. I put back my old stick, cleared the CMOS and it would boot, but
    when I pressed the power switch to turn it off so I can close the case
    it would close and start again, so after trying 3-4 times I pulled the
    plug.

    Now it won't post, cpu fan is spinning, nothing else. I tried removing
    everything, trying all kinds of combinations, nothing. I measure the
    voltages from a molex connector with a multimeter and they are 5V for
    the 5V rail and only about 6V on the 12V rail.

    Please note that for the past month or so my computer would restart by
    itself after booting if it was cold, until the PSU (presumably) would
    reach a good temperature (again, presumably).

    Any help? Is the mobo fried or the PSU?
    , Feb 17, 2006
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  2. Seeker Guest

    Fixed, PSU was dead, replaced it and the board works fine.
    Seeker, Feb 18, 2006
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  3. Eric Wolfe Guest

    That's good news. The third PSU I tried (and I tried it just as a lark, as
    I was getting ready to RMA the board) worked. So it may not be the board
    after all. Back to the endless parts swap for me. :-(

    --
    Eric

    "Seeker" <> wrote in message
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    > Fixed, PSU was dead, replaced it and the board works fine.
    Eric Wolfe, Feb 18, 2006
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