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Bad bad capacitors

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http://www.badcaps.net

Known boards with problems:
Abit: KA7, BE6, BE6-II, BH6, BP6, BX6, BX133, KG7, KT7, KR7, KX7, SA6, SA6R, SE6, SH6, VL6
Asus: K8V Deluxe
AOpen: MX3T, AX3SP, AX3SP-Pro
Dell: OptiPlex GX270
ECS: D6VAA rev 1.0
EPoX: 7KxA, 8K7A, 8K9A, 8K9AI, 8RDA, DV3A
MSI: entire K7 series (K7D, K7T, K7T Pro, K7T Turbo, etc..), 694D Pro v1.0, 815E Pro v1
Shuttle: FV24, FV25
Soltek: entire 75-series (75DRV, 75FRN, 75KAV, etc)
Supermicro: 370DLE, 370DL3
VIA: EPIA-M10000 Mini ATX

if you have other models, please add them
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Add to that...

ASrock.... K7VM4, K7S8X, K7S8X-E
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You can definitely add

Leadtek K7NCR18D and probably every other K7NCR variant.
Albatron KX400+

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Also add

Inno3D GeForce2 MX, GeForce4 MX440 video cards....
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Alsp ALL SOYO boards ( SY-P4I865PE Plus Dragon2 v1.0), gone in a one month, was to late for warranty because find out after 14 months.
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Dell PowerEdge 400SC (yes that is a server!)
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And.....

ASRock K7VT2....
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Post by CivilDissent »

You can add the eMachines W2888 motherboard.
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Post by motherboardrepair »

CivilDissent wrote:You can add the eMachines W2888 motherboard.
those would be the trigem imperial gl/gl-ve
50% are badcaps and the rest are burnt southbridge due to +5stby overshoot on bestec"blowemup special"atx250-xx psu failures.also due to crapcaps.
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Post by CivilDissent »

Well, I have already sent the board to badcaps.net, about 4 weeks ago. It has not come back yet. I am hoping the caps are the problem though, otherwise, I have wasted alot of money and my father is getting frustrated. :-|
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