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Old 10-05-2007, 07:17 PM   #11
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You're talking about voltage regulators. A resistor is way smaller. It is determined by color rings around them. Very small, but I can fix it, but it's harder and not always, will it work.
on a lot of gpu's and motherboards and other computer components the resistors are surface mounted
like theese , usualy either the number denotes the value or the letters ,

colour coded resistors are theese types and are so much larger
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XFX is going to fix it for me that way i will keep the warranty on it
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Old 10-05-2007, 07:33 PM   #13
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did they tell you that they will fix it?
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Old 10-05-2007, 09:25 PM   #14
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on a lot of gpu's and motherboards and other computer components the resistors are surface mounted
like theese , usualy either the number denotes the value or the letters ,

colour coded resistors are theese types and are so much larger
Yeah, I have fixed one of these on my old Amd mobo. Really tough job, but worked.
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XFX is going to fix it for me that way i will keep the warranty on it
I sure hope so! It's beter to be safe than sorry. 140 doesn't seem like a lot to people, but it is quite some money there.
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did they tell you that they will fix it?
Yes and after they fix it it is still under warranty. 2 year double lifetime
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Old 10-17-2007, 10:16 PM   #16
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sick nasty, I'm glad it worked out for ya!
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