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Hye all,

So I was filling up my WC loop today, and i spilled a bit
But when I tried to jump start it (Connecting green and black wire)
I wouldnt go on, so I put it back in my pc to see if it would still work.

But I my pc doesnt start. The fans dont go on etc. but if I hold the powerbutton for 1 or 2 sec I get a very high bleep from the PSU and the fan
go and straight off again.

PSU: Zalman ZM750-HP
Mobo: ASUS P6T SE

Thanks in advance,

Rex
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post #2 of 5
How long after the spill did you wait before you tried jumping it?
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post #3 of 5
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Quote:
Originally Posted by z0rak View Post
How long after the spill did you wait before you tried jumping it?
I think about 10-15min not quite sure. but the spill wasnt directly on the PSU, it was on the ground, and my PSU was in de case. The only thing that could really be touched by the fluid where the cable. ( The case was standing on the ground)

Thanks for you reply
-Rex
Edited by Rexel - 1/13/11 at 2:01am
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Does anyone have a clue what the problem could be?

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post #5 of 5
i would give it some time to dry up, if you have any water short circuiting your mobo or psu putting power to it will fry everything. Only you know what could have gotten wet and because you mentioned it, we can only determine that you got something more major wet then just the floor.

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