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Old 05-11-2011, 11:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Well, my boyfriend's computer's power supply blew out, and he doesn't really have a way to look this kind of stuff up, so I'm trying to see if I can do it for him. I have absolutely no earthly idea how to fix a computer, so I'm just relaying all the info I can find to him by phone right now.

His blown power supply is a Turbolink LC-A420ATX 420W Switching Power Supply. I don't know if it's replacable or what, but it seems as if nobody currently walking the planet has one and is selling it. I was wondering if it could be replaceable by something else, or if there's anywhere I could go to find one.

Any help would be appreciated! I'd be grateful for any info anyone could throw at me, please.
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Old 05-12-2011, 12:58 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Any power supply can be replaced with another brand, they all have to provide the same thing. The one thing is though, there is a chance his old power supply took out his motherboard or other components. I think this PSU should be just fine in his system.
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