Question about VIA ASRock K7VM3 Socket A/ KM266PRO/FSB333/DDR333/A&V&L/Modem/MATX MotherBoard (MOTASR09)

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K7VM3 Trying to fix a friend old PC Mobo K7M3. I can't the PC to Post. CPU fans spins up, HDD spins up but after that nothing no Picture, no beeps, trying AGP card same result. Any ideas?

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Hi,

An ASRock K7VM3.motherboard is a socket A (462) board specifically for the AMD processors. To my experience, these boards (due to age and period of usage) are prone to:

  • bulging/leaky capacitors of the high current regulators near the CPU;
  • the heatsink tends to be dislodged/misaligned causing overheated processor;
  • loose memory slots causing defective memories.
Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

Posted on Oct 02, 2008

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