Hard to find MoBos - what sources are there?

Not sure what to buy? Ask here for some free advice.

Moderator: The Mod Squad

Hard to find MoBos - what sources are there?

Postby whftherb » Thu May 14, 2015 5:13 pm

Need some help from you experts.

I have two Acer Veriton M265 PCs purchased back in 2010. I need to locate two mobos for these PCs. Checked with the official source, the Acer Parts Store - they're out of stock on these. Looked on eBay, many offerings are "sketchy". So I thought I might get some guidance here from folks that do this more frequently than I.

When you are between a rock and a hard place trying to locate parts like mobos for the above, what sources do you go to for parts? What companies out here offer the best chance at locating what you need? I did find Capital Data in Lansing MI who were most helpful and who tried to help (and they are still looking)....

Thanks for any guidance.

Hoibie
whftherb
Pilgrim
Pilgrim
 
Posts: 15
Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2008 6:56 pm

Re: Hard to find MoBos - what sources are there?

Postby evasive » Thu May 14, 2015 10:24 pm

Let me guess, the capacitors between the CPU and the ports on the back have blown. That will happen on your replacement boards too. I think you better contact
http://www.badcaps.net
to see if you can work out some sort of scheme for recapping all your M265 boards. Yes, even though these are Nippon Chemi-Con capacitors, they look to be KZG series which are known to be bad.
We hate rut, but we fear change.
********************************
System error, strike any user to continue...
evasive
Mobo-fu Master
Mobo-fu Master
 
Posts: 37389
Joined: Sun May 06, 2001 12:01 am
Location: Netherlands


Return to Recommendations

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest