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Netfinity server 5500, raid issue

Machine type 8660

I get 2 leds lighted on the system board,

raid channel 1 error led (CR30)
raid channel 2 error led (CR31)

The server wont start.

Any help is highly appreciated

Sebastien

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re-install the old bios. evidently the new flash bios is not compatible with your machine.

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I had the same problem.
There is a cd that came with the server called "IBM RAID Support" that is a must have to reconfigure the hard drives.
It took me a week to find the ISO image.
I will upload the cd via FTP and send you the link.

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VRM and NMI lights lit usually indicate an issue with CPU #2's VRM which can be replaced. Also check 5 lights on back middle of system. If VRM light is lit here remove CPU 2 and VRM and reboot system. If system boots, this was the issue...

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SOURCE: At bootup, I receive a message about a problem

Turn the computer off.
Remove the RAM from that J1/Slot6 slot.
Reconnect the power and start it.
Do you still get the "problem" message?

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