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Dell GX270 won't boot up with solid amber light on Power button

My Dell GX270 won't boot up and the power button only got solid amber light. Both Cpu fan and PSU fan run ok after turn on the power. I already swapped CPU and PSU with a good GX270, the problem is still the same.
Can anybody give any suggestion? Thanks in advance.

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  • JZ Feb 14, 2009

    Yes, I already swapped RAM, and disconnect the data cables connected to HDD and DVD. I also replaced all electrolytic capacitors on the mother board. It is still the same.

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Check motherboard for bad capacitors. I had the same problem and when i had bad capacitors replaced everything is ok.

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Have u checked the ram and the mother board, you will also have to take a look at the data cables connected to hdd and the dvd or cd rom

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