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drake
Nov 11, 2005, 12:40 PM
Odd I don't see any discussion here on this:

http://news.com.com/PCs+plagued+by+bad+capacitors/2100-1041-5942647.html?part=dht&tag=ntop&tag=nl.e703

Sun Baked
Nov 11, 2005, 12:44 PM
Yes, Apple was nailed with this on the iMac G5.

These caps went into a lot of electronics during the period the factory was cranking out some bad caps.

It is/was widespread problem.

generik
Nov 11, 2005, 02:39 PM
At least it was a reputable japanese manufacturer, so we can't really fault Apple for buying dodgey parts.