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Smell electric/metal odor


My compaq EVO N160 has begun to emit an electric/metal smell and is worse when the fan comes on...any ideas?


This question was answered on November 3, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

I suggest you replace the power supply

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Posted by christopher of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on November 3, 2004