Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
June 25, 2022, 09:55:33 PM

Login with username, password and session length
Search:     Advanced search
Yay, a message board!
319 Posts in 114 Topics by 43 Members
Latest Member: deejaymc
* Home Help Search Login Register
|-+  General Category
| |-+  Repair logs
| | |-+  Qix (bootleg) #3
« previous next »
Pages: [1] Print
Author Topic: Qix (bootleg) #3  (Read 8112 times)
Full Member
Posts: 166

View Profile
« on: November 20, 2005, 04:47:11 PM »

Symptom 1
Tested CPU board with known good video board. CPU board works fine. Tested video board with known
good CPU board. Starts to boot, but locks up. Ohm meter shows +5 short to ground. Powering on the
board does not produce sparks and +5 voltage reads good. The short must not be drawing much current at

To do
Figure out wtf is going on here.  Huh
Posts: 9

View Profile
« Reply #1 on: December 09, 2008, 07:40:48 PM »

Check any tantalum caps on the 5v rail. I've had a few qix bootlegs and had to change most of them due to internal shorts
Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!