[rescue] Apple G3/G4 panel latch question

Atom rescue at port11.net
Wed Apr 27 17:28:25 CDT 2005

On Apr 27, 2005, at 6:06 PM, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:

> Anyone know if the 'panel latch' (the latching plate that mounts
> underneath the mainboard and firmly latches the side of the
> computer closed) is the same on a G3 B&W as on a G4 AGP Gigabit ?
> I have a G4 and that plate has broken plastic...
> There are different part #s in the Apple service docs, but the
> pics of it look the same...
> Anyone know ???

The G4 I rescued is probably beyond repair. Turns out the smoky smell  
is coming from near the G4 processor on the mainboard and not the  
power supply. So I do have a now worthless G4 case.

-- Thomas

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