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Bad Capacitator in my computer?


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#1 slappersonly

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Posted 23 July 2009 - 12:55 PM

Well I've been having problems with my Samsung Syncmaster 931B and I never bothered to check inside the computer for possible problems linking to the monitor. I just want someone to confirm if these capacitors have gone bad. I know 2 of them are already leaking a little so I know those two are bad, but there are a couple others I'm not to sure about.
This is one of the six that I think are bad. The top of it was puffed up a little bit.
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This is the second of the six (only the centered capacitor) it looked pretty much the same as the others.
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These are four of the six, two of which are leaking out. The others looked puffed up also.
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Posted 23 July 2009 - 01:37 PM

Yes, The domed , or "bulged" capcitors are bad.
From the looks of it total failure isn't far off.

Edited by fairjoeblue, 23 July 2009 - 01:38 PM.

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