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Old 03-06-2010, 11:35 PM   #53
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Default Re: dell 270/280 polymer mods

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Originally Posted by PCBONEZ
Here's the correction I posted in that thread as well:
http://www.badcaps.net/forum/showpos...5&postcount=47

I'm not saying the 220uF caps don't fail in them, but of the many hundreds (maybe even thousands) of them I've seen/serviced, I've never seen one with a bad 220uF cap.

The board I recall seeing lots of bad 220uF, 330uF and 470uF caps in is an Epox P3 mATX that's used in some kind of video game.....they always come to me stale smelling and caked nicotine sludge, loaded with bad caps. i've also seen them on some s478 intel boards, but very seldom on those...
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