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Powers On, the middle Led flashes approx 5 times, powers off

Does this continously after swapping out system boards, the only time the leds dont flash is when the everything is disconnected off the system board, including the CPU, any suggestions?

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Here's a link to Dell's diagnostics, it lists light and sound errors.
http://pompone.cs.ucsb.edu/admin/530_Workstation/2codes.htm#1170334

The other thing you might try, is putting things back on the board one at a time. When it starts blinking you might have found it. I've had a few machines that when, going one at a time to find the issue, the problem starts, I think I've found it only to pull that part and see that it's still there, and start all over.

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