Overclock.net › Forums › AMD › AMD Motherboards › Fried Motherboard :(
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Fried Motherboard :(

post #1 of 12
Thread Starter 
Well i went to take my CPU Fan off today because my cpu temps were WAYYY to high and i was trying to find the problem(they were at 90C). I put everything back together and the comp will boot, but its like there is no connection between it and my moniter. I put everything back on my old mobo and it works fine so im assuming i fried the mobo somehow even though i grounded myself and was very careful. Not really sure why i posted this but maybe someone else knows of the problem with the old mobo. Thanks.
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ LanParty DFI SLI 7300LE 2x 512 mb PC3200 DDR400 G.Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
120GB Western Digital Windows XP Home 17" Acer LCD Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Sunbeam NUUO 550w Cooler Master Centurion 5 Logitech MX500 Razer eXactMat 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ LanParty DFI SLI 7300LE 2x 512 mb PC3200 DDR400 G.Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
120GB Western Digital Windows XP Home 17" Acer LCD Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Sunbeam NUUO 550w Cooler Master Centurion 5 Logitech MX500 Razer eXactMat 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 12
try clearing the CMOS, pull out the little battery looking thingy for like 10 minutes or so then put it back. if that doesnt work, theres always tech support with our friend achmadrashid
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 duo @ 3.6 DFI Dark X38 5770 OCZ Gold 8GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Raid (striped) western digi LiteOn Vista Ultimate 23" widescreen 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
G15 520 watt corsair Cooler Master Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
A chunk of wood 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 duo @ 3.6 DFI Dark X38 5770 OCZ Gold 8GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Raid (striped) western digi LiteOn Vista Ultimate 23" widescreen 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
G15 520 watt corsair Cooler Master Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
A chunk of wood 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 12
Thread Starter 
i tried clearing the cmos, but i didnt try the battery, ill give that a try.
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ LanParty DFI SLI 7300LE 2x 512 mb PC3200 DDR400 G.Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
120GB Western Digital Windows XP Home 17" Acer LCD Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Sunbeam NUUO 550w Cooler Master Centurion 5 Logitech MX500 Razer eXactMat 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ LanParty DFI SLI 7300LE 2x 512 mb PC3200 DDR400 G.Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
120GB Western Digital Windows XP Home 17" Acer LCD Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Sunbeam NUUO 550w Cooler Master Centurion 5 Logitech MX500 Razer eXactMat 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 12
If necessary, also unplug the PS and toggle the PS ON/OFF switch too, it can hold residual electricity.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X4 965 ASUS M4A79 Deluxe 9800GTx2 2x2G OCZ Reapers 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500G WD Black LiteOn CD/DVD R/W Win7 64 22'' ws Acer AL2223W 
KeyboardPowerMouse
MS KU462 Natural SS DA750 MS 5 button 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X4 965 ASUS M4A79 Deluxe 9800GTx2 2x2G OCZ Reapers 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500G WD Black LiteOn CD/DVD R/W Win7 64 22'' ws Acer AL2223W 
KeyboardPowerMouse
MS KU462 Natural SS DA750 MS 5 button 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 12
good idea, if that doesnt work make sure all the jumpers are set correctly. i almost thrashed an old asus a7n8x (socket a) cuz i thought it was dead, i had the same problem u had. it turned out to be the cmos jumpers and i had to clear the cmos by taking out the battery
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 duo @ 3.6 DFI Dark X38 5770 OCZ Gold 8GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Raid (striped) western digi LiteOn Vista Ultimate 23" widescreen 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
G15 520 watt corsair Cooler Master Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
A chunk of wood 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 duo @ 3.6 DFI Dark X38 5770 OCZ Gold 8GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Raid (striped) western digi LiteOn Vista Ultimate 23" widescreen 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
G15 520 watt corsair Cooler Master Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
A chunk of wood 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 12
Thread Starter 
i just wanted to toss in the fact that the power light on the mobo, and these little green numbers that im guessing display the voltage come on, i really dont understand why its doing this. Do fried mobo's lights still come on?
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ LanParty DFI SLI 7300LE 2x 512 mb PC3200 DDR400 G.Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
120GB Western Digital Windows XP Home 17" Acer LCD Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Sunbeam NUUO 550w Cooler Master Centurion 5 Logitech MX500 Razer eXactMat 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ LanParty DFI SLI 7300LE 2x 512 mb PC3200 DDR400 G.Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
120GB Western Digital Windows XP Home 17" Acer LCD Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Sunbeam NUUO 550w Cooler Master Centurion 5 Logitech MX500 Razer eXactMat 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 12
I'm no expert on the AN7 ... are there 2 numbers and if so they should be a trouble code.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X4 965 ASUS M4A79 Deluxe 9800GTx2 2x2G OCZ Reapers 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500G WD Black LiteOn CD/DVD R/W Win7 64 22'' ws Acer AL2223W 
KeyboardPowerMouse
MS KU462 Natural SS DA750 MS 5 button 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X4 965 ASUS M4A79 Deluxe 9800GTx2 2x2G OCZ Reapers 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500G WD Black LiteOn CD/DVD R/W Win7 64 22'' ws Acer AL2223W 
KeyboardPowerMouse
MS KU462 Natural SS DA750 MS 5 button 
  hide details  
Reply
post #8 of 12
The cores of the Athlon XP are VERY delicate and if you crush the core the exact thing will happen.

The motherboard will look fine but there will be no boot or recognition of the bootstrap.

This is the reason both Intel and AMD moved to the IHS (Integrated Heat Spreader).

I have seen this happen to many people who remove the heatsink assembly and replace it angularly thus crushing a corner of the core.

R
Roped In
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 2600k P8P67 Pro Rev (3.1) @ B3 XFX Radeon HD 6950 XXX 16GB G.SKILL Ripjaws 9-11-9-28 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2 X Callisto Deluxe 25nm 60GB Plextor PX-B910SA 4x Blu-ray DVD-RW Win7 64 2 x Samsung 275T+ 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX10000 Antec 1200 Logitech G7 
Mouse Pad
Splatter Game Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
Roped In
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 2600k P8P67 Pro Rev (3.1) @ B3 XFX Radeon HD 6950 XXX 16GB G.SKILL Ripjaws 9-11-9-28 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2 X Callisto Deluxe 25nm 60GB Plextor PX-B910SA 4x Blu-ray DVD-RW Win7 64 2 x Samsung 275T+ 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX10000 Antec 1200 Logitech G7 
Mouse Pad
Splatter Game Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
post #9 of 12
Thread Starter 
well im using the CPU right now, all id id was replace the mobo with my old one so im assuming its not the cpu? =/
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ LanParty DFI SLI 7300LE 2x 512 mb PC3200 DDR400 G.Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
120GB Western Digital Windows XP Home 17" Acer LCD Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Sunbeam NUUO 550w Cooler Master Centurion 5 Logitech MX500 Razer eXactMat 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ LanParty DFI SLI 7300LE 2x 512 mb PC3200 DDR400 G.Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
120GB Western Digital Windows XP Home 17" Acer LCD Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Sunbeam NUUO 550w Cooler Master Centurion 5 Logitech MX500 Razer eXactMat 
  hide details  
Reply
post #10 of 12
Check your keyboard, In the right hole? This problem plagued me for quite some time untill I found out it was as simple as plugging the keyboard in the right socket!
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Opty 165 CCBWE 0551UPMW MSI K8N NEO4 Platinum/SLI x1900 (545/828) 2GB (2 x 1GB) Corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250/160 gig WD/320 gig seagate 'cuda perp. write Pioneer DVD burner (Dual Layer) XP sp.2 / vista dual boot Samsung 19" 931BW LCD. 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 2 Antec True 550watt 36 amp Chenming 901B (Black) Logitech MX518 
Mouse Pad
ain no thing but a chikkin wing 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Opty 165 CCBWE 0551UPMW MSI K8N NEO4 Platinum/SLI x1900 (545/828) 2GB (2 x 1GB) Corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250/160 gig WD/320 gig seagate 'cuda perp. write Pioneer DVD burner (Dual Layer) XP sp.2 / vista dual boot Samsung 19" 931BW LCD. 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 2 Antec True 550watt 36 amp Chenming 901B (Black) Logitech MX518 
Mouse Pad
ain no thing but a chikkin wing 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: AMD Motherboards
Overclock.net › Forums › AMD › AMD Motherboards › Fried Motherboard :(