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Electronic component failure

The CPU fan on my S260 barebone (Medion MD95600) suddenly became very loud for about 5 minutes without interruption until the notebook shut down & some smoke came out of the cooling grid on the side, accompanied with the usual smelll of a burnt electronic components. After all the recommended reset actions ended with the notebook turning on (the start button lighting up) for 3-4 seconds & shutting down with the same smell & smoke, I decided to open it up to see if the CPU is fried. It turned out that the component "PC104" on the lower side of the board just underneath the CPU was fried & had zero resistance. It has "470 e 48" inscribed on it & has 2 ends, with one of them marked with "+". I could not identify the component but there are about 6 of the same kind on the board in total. It is rectangular (8x4 mm) and I unfortunately could not identify it. Would you happen to know what kind of a component it is & whether it can be found somewhere in the market?

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Re: Electronic component failure

Afraid not- Mother board are all integrated on Most computers especially Laptops- its going for a major repair or replacement.

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