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Well, I noticed some bent pins on my Sabertooth P67 when swapping out some part. Stupid me tried to fix them but ended up breaking off all 3 pins. What are my options for getting this fixed? Is a board in this condition of any value to anyone? I'm still awaiting Asus' response for repair, but it's not looking good.
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post #2 of 7
If you've literally broken the pins, I believe all hope is lost. All you have to do is call Asus and pray.
post #3 of 7
Ouch, if Asus can't replace the socket it's done for. if it can't get fixed, at least motherboards are a good source of caps & inductors for volt modding.
    
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post #4 of 7
Try to get the pins back into place and RMA it.
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post #5 of 7
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Originally Posted by catcherintherye View Post
Try to get the pins back into place and RMA it.
They are broken off and I don't have the broken pieces.

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post #6 of 7
ASUS will probably charge you when you RMA.
post #7 of 7
Asus RMA are pretty generous, ring them up and act really surprised
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