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I bought a barebones kit that has this motherboard. When I power it on, the system trys to turn on for about 5 seconds then the whole system shuts down. I called Asus support, they had me remove the cpu and power up the motherboard and same thing happened. They said the motherboard was bed. I bought another motherboard and installed it and have the same problem, runs for 5 seconds and shuts down. What could be causing this issue? Two bad motherboards?

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  • Charles Parker Oct 05, 2010

    Its Asus M2N68-AM Plus Motherboard w AMD Phenom FX 64 and X2 64

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This could be a cmos battery or you need a bios update.
You will possibly need to call the manufacturer or go to the site and see if there is a bios update.
The cmos battery possibly needs to be replaced if this doesn't work then you will need to get a new board. This board is defective and if this is your second board then go to another manufacturer.

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  • cicak_poyo Nov 20, 2010

    try to change new power supply.. because you have change the motherboard (including battery and bios) still not working.. or you can try your processor to another CPU, still not working mean your processor is not correct function...

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