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Old 09-13-2012, 05:06 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Default Re: Smoking Motherboard

I wouldn't say it's a fire hazard, but when electronics get fried (even if they still work afterwards) they're on their last legs, and if something happens to the mobo you risk taking out your cpu, ram and any PCI/PCI-e cards you have in there, so I'd be safe and get a new PSU and Mobo. Cheaper than investing in a whole new system in a month.
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