[rescue] WTB: 2006 24" iMac Power Supply
shatle at nfldinet.com
Fri Mar 7 09:57:52 CST 2014
It's an Intel - Core 2 Duo 2.16 Ghz
If it were a G5 iMac, I wouldn't even bother. I've spent enough hours of
my life on those things.
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: [rescue] WTB: 2006 24" iMac Power Supply
From: Liam Proven <lproven at gmail.com>
Date: Fri, March 07, 2014 9:30 am
To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
On 7 March 2014 13:57, Steve Hatle <shatle at nfldinet.com> wrote:
> I've been "gifted" with a 2006 24" white iMac with what seems to be
> power supply.
G5 or Intel?
The G5s have a known problem with the capacitors on the logic board.
have one that died from this, after 2 claimed "repairs" by
Apple-authorised service centres.
The symptoms are random power-downs, which grow more frequent until
won't turn on.
I have a pack of replacement caps (about #12 on eBay) but I
lack the skills and another listmember who tried to do it for me
his soldering iron couldn't shift them.
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