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Cyberhome1600 DVR Will not power up.

Bought Feb 18 2006 & after 15 months, finally went tech. Suspect PSU which after testing in situe for power, realised it was completely dead. I removed the PSU & no signs of overheating were present. 5 capacitors appeared suspect, 4 had popped tops, but not burst (2x2200mfd & 2x1000mfd all rated at 10volts) & 47mfd 400volt appeared to have had a slight leak. As the internal fuse was not damaged, would these capacitors have caused the 1600 DVR to have failed?
Would like to know if it is possible to repair it.

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  • terence_otoo Jun 24, 2009

    Not sure yet, as I haven't replaced the suspected capacitors yet. If it dosen't work, I may try to adapt a power supply unit from a redundant PC.

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Hi there,

Yes these capacitors cause power failure and note these capacitors are need to be change.
the unit is repairable these all caps are not costly.

Good Luck!
Thanks

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