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HELP!! PSU won't work

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sig rig, and trying to leak test. I wired up the 8-pin cpu and 24-pin mobo, hooked a radiator fan on the cpu hsf header, and when I placed my screw driver on the 2 pin power pins, I hear a faint "click" from the psu and then nothing. The hard drive is also plugged in, i taken out the video cards incase of a leak. Mobo LEDs turn on as well


What can I do to fix this?
post #2 of 7
Try unplugging it from your PC and then try turning it on by bridging the Green and Black wire on the 24pin using a paperclip or similar.

If it doesn't work then, it's dead, if it does, it's a problem with your system.
    
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post #3 of 7
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Thanks man, it works. My pump turned on and water moved. But, whenever I plug in the 8-pin/24-pin and try to boot, nothing turns on? Why is this? It worked fine before I sleeved


Could it be one of the pins/cables?? It was though working fine w/ the paper clip (pump which was connected and fan turned on)
Edited by Morizuno - 1/3/11 at 8:40pm
post #4 of 7
Sounds like you might have put some of the wires in the wrong spot in the connectors. Use this guide to make sure they are all in the right spot.

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psucon...onnectors.html
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post #5 of 7
Try making sure the CPU is placed properly in it's socket, and that the RAM is placed also properly into the socket, as well as doing the above suggestions.
post #6 of 7
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ill double check, thanks
post #7 of 7
^^ Any update on the OP?
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