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Computer turning off. help with hardware troubleshooting


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#1 Neurism

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Posted 23 August 2015 - 09:02 PM

Okay so last night I got fairly wasted, when I woke up this morning my computer was a little wet. I am not sure exactly what on the insides got wet. The computer was constantly restarting, only being on for a  couple seconds before rebooting. The computer had plenty of dust inside the CPU and everywhere else, so I made sure to blow all of that out. After that I tried turning it on and it turned on for 3 seconds, restarted, then stayed on. However there was no display, so I turned it off by holding the button down. Afterwards it went back to just restarting every few seconds.

 

I have two 4gb sticks of RAM. I took them both out and tried putting them in each RAM slot one at a time, nothing helped. I also tried starting with no RAM and without my graphics card.

 

All my fans turn on and the lights turn on on the motherboard.

 

Please help me troubleshoot.

 

 



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Posted 24 August 2015 - 01:29 PM

System manufacturer and model?

 

Wet...from what?  What is the source of the moisture?

 

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Posted 24 August 2015 - 05:42 PM

Power Supply: Corsair TX 750

MOBO: Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD3H-83

CPU: Intel i5  (not sure exactly right now.. does it make a big difference?)

GPU: GTX 560 Ti

Ram: DDR3 

 

This is a custom built gaming computer thats about 2 years old.

 

and a cup of water spilled over the top


Edited by Neurism, 24 August 2015 - 05:46 PM.





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