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Wrong ps for treo

I mistakenly used a ps of higher power than the one supplied....unit ran for 25 mins or so then gave up.....what damage could be caused and how to fix it?,,a friend was able to retrieve info from drive but i would like to repair it if possible

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Re: wrong ps for treo

Your first gonna need a schematic unless a factory service tech can tell ya if theres a zener diode on the power input or where the internal regulator is located. A zener diode is like a voltage stopper and wont let the voltage go any higher tyhen what the diodes ratings for and can take some punishment but will over heat and fail. Hopfully you didnt burn up any PC traces Good Luck

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