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EP8 RDA+ won't power up

When I turn on my computer it starts to power on then shuts down.The power supply and CPU fan start momentarily and then shut down.I found some bulgy capacitors (5 x 1500mf) and replaced them.Still no good.Anyone got any ideas?

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  • joegigs Jul 20, 2008

    Tried your suggestion.Still no good.Thanks anyway.It was worth a try.

  • joegigs Jul 20, 2008

    Also what I do get is a FF momentarily followed by a C1 on the LED readout on the M/Board and then system shuts down

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When I had this problem it was the BIOS you may have to reset the BIOS on motherboard somewhere printed will be word to the effect resetbios (different M/board have different words) it should be a 2 pin jumper with a jumper only on 1 pin fit jumper over both pins reboot quickly turn of replace jumper over one pin try a restart

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