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XPS wont power up

When I turn on my pc all I hear Is fans spinning really fast and i dont get anything on my monitor also my l.e.d in front of the tower doesn't turn on please help. thanx

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  • Drivechevy Apr 30, 2008

    The warranty just happened to expire about a week ago.

  • Drivechevy May 02, 2008

    how much do you think it will cost to get it replaced?

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Motherboard failure...is it under warranty?

Posted on Apr 29, 2008

  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels Apr 30, 2008

    that's unfortunate...perhaps you'll consider getting an extended warranty..look around on the net for one.

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