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How To Repair A Motherboard


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#1 Sneakycyber

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 02:28 PM

I just recently read this article on Tomshardware.com. Its a really interesting option when your warranty wears out and the manufacture recommends replacing the motherboard. PCB soldering is not a walk in the park but 15 bucks instead of 70-100 bucks is allot cheaper.

http://www.tomshardware.com/2007/05/18/fix...ur_motherboard/

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 05:48 PM

I've been doing repairs for years on machinery. It takes practice but it's relatively easy. The most important thing is the correct tools. A nice de-soldering tool like what's in the pic isn't cheap. I probably got 20 -30 different solder tips. Usually the hardest part is finding the correct replacement part
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