Pc power supply blown again

  hotant 15:12 17 May 2004
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Any ideas on why my pc has blown up for a second time in a week.All abit strange to me???
AMD XP 3000+
ASROCK K7S8X
400 DDR
DVD REWITER
350WATT POWER SUPPLY
WINDOWS XP HOME

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  Old Shep 15:18 17 May 2004

So you sent it back now youve got it back 6 days later? Did they replace it or repair it and where did you get it from.What did they say was wrong withit???

  hotant 15:22 17 May 2004

Well got it off Ebay from a company called dotcombuilder and just replaced the power supply.New it was the power supply but sounds alittle more than a power supply to me!!!

  Old Shep 15:27 17 May 2004

Sound like more than the power supply to me as well get them to replace the whole lot or get your money back.

  hotant 15:30 17 May 2004

Oh i shall do don't you worry just wanted to know if anyone has come accross this before

  Totally-braindead 16:05 17 May 2004

I've built about 20+ computers now and I've only had a power supply blow once. When I opened the case there was bits of glass all over the inside, the glass fuse in the power supply had blown, fortunatly nothing else was damaged and I just replaced it. It is possible you've just had very bad luck with 2 power supplies going but I would say its very unusual for this to happen. I would be looking for a replacement system or a refund personally because there could be something else wrong and you have no way of telling.

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