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Random Crashing only one processor showing

I am having random cranshes Some of the time (about 50%)only 1 cpu shows in istat. AHT occasionally showing one processor and I have gotten one error message 1 time 2STH/1/3 CPUAAD7417AD1 My hudband lost his job in OCT so I need free advice

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    Damien Gole May 11, 2010

    Hello, do you have random software crash, or total freeze of your computer? 

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Well, I can give you free advice, but I can't give you a free solution. The symptoms are pretty conclusive that you have a bad processor that needs to be replaced. It's theoretically possible that your processor may have just gotten loosened, but highly improbable, as there are eight hex-head bolts involved. Sorry to have to give you the bad news.

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