Home Forums Tech Helproom Source or something got burnt Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post Pages 1 2 >> Next… Source or something got burnt Brokenpcneedhelp 10:52 20 Jun 2018 Locked Answered Hello , in this morning , my pc suddenly stopped and started to smell as something got burnt. It doesn't start but when i opened it i saw that for 2 seconds the vents were still working and then stopped . Do you know what component could be broken ? Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:41 20 Jun 2018 Can you see any signs of burning on the motherboard? Brokenpcneedhelp 13:27 20 Jun 2018 No Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:24 20 Jun 2018 You may be lucky then and its just the PSU, the only way to tell is by substitution Brokenpcneedhelp 14:49 20 Jun 2018 Ok ,thanks Brokenpcneedhelp 15:54 20 Jun 2018 I'd like to add that my source is 320W only , holding a i5 CPU , 3.20 Ghz alanrwood 16:10 20 Jun 2018 That depends on what graphics card you have installed. Brokenpcneedhelp 16:18 20 Jun 2018 AMD RADEON R7 200 SERIES 4 GB RAM Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:05 20 Jun 2018 Can you borrow one to try? Brokenpcneedhelp 17:11 20 Jun 2018 Answer If you're talking about PCU , i dont know someone who has 1 because i ve got another pc but the cables are different from this one Brokenpcneedhelp 17:12 20 Jun 2018 PSU* ,the motherboard requires 6 pins psu Pages 1 2 >> Next… This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.