Video chip needs reflow. Refine your search for asus notebook video. Nothing should melt but check out few videos on youtube before performing the operation. Hello all, I have an old Asus F5N notebook. This is a rather easy thing if you have a heat gun or a reflow oven.

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See each listing for international postage options and costs. When the power button is pressed, the power led the green one with the light bulb symbol blinks a few times, r5n it stays on, but the cooling fan doesn’t start at all, and the hard drive aaus the ODD clicks repeatedly.

The culprit is the video chipset and the extremely poor cooling solution for it used by ASUS. After that, not even the leds are working.

In that case, reflowing would be a bad idea, especially since it’s not an 8 series card with underfill problems that would benefit from a reflow. For more recent exchange rates, please use the Universal Currency Converter. Make two Watt to 1 one power supply,with Display At first, I thought it’s a battery problem, but it does the same when plugged in with the battery removed. Show only see all Show only.


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Then I removed both the ODD and the hard disk, but nothing changed. Refine more Format Format. Now I got really fed up with Asus, when asks computer was still under warranty, it spent half of its time at the local Asus service centre.

The video chip is indeed a GeForce M, and strangely, it has an unique cooling “system”: Best Match V5n Match.

Turn off email alerts. Did you take one stick of RAM out at a time, it could be faulty memory preventing it from starting up. I took a look around the net, but found nothing similiar to this.

Unfollow asus notebook video to stop getting updates on your eBay feed. Log in or Sign up. It used to work fine, then one day, we were unable to turn it on. Condition see all Condition. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. I use a heat gun but I do this daily and the investment in a heat gun worth it. Notebook and Tech Bargains.

Thank you in advance. Thank you in advance, and excuse my poor english.


Previous price EUR I’ve tried to start it up with one RAM module, with no effect. So, do you have viveo idea what to do now?

Today, I’ve disassembled the thing, viceo everything looks and smells fine inside, there’s no physical damage, the fan and the heatsink are clean, and the CPU looks fine also, there’s some kind of plastic film around the CPU core, and it’s intact, so I doubt the CPU has been toasted. And without the CPU, it seems to “work” fine at least I believe it doesthe fan starts up, the power led comes on, then after about a second, it powers itself down. Thank you all for your answers.

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Format see all Format. I had no idea what to do next, so I powered up the motherboard without the CPU. Refine your search for asus notebook video.