|Sep 10, 2009, 05:12 PM||#1|
Quicksilver wont boot after cpu upgrade
We have a quicksilver Single Core 867mhz, 1 gb of ram, 32 mb Vram running Leopard.
Well we got a genuine 1.0 dual cpu, we removed carefully the 867mhz
(of course I pulled the power cable and we grounded ourselves and the screwdrivers) and we then placed the thermal paste between the "new" cpu and it's heatsink, we left it for a min and then we fired up the quicksilver.
Well all we get is a red light on the mobo, the power light comes on and goes off, the PS runs and the CPU fan spins, but no HDD activity.
We decided to hit the cuda switch, nothing. Then we dremove the power cable and battery replaced it with a new battery and hit the power...same thing, We stripped the unit down.....same thing.
So we placed the old cpu back and guess....same thing.
I at my wit's end. Any suggestions?
|Sep 10, 2009, 05:46 PM||#2|
Sounds like you toasted it. Try repositioning the ram and resetting the nvram again.
iMac 20" 2.66 C2D|9400M|4GB RAM|320GB HD ;; MacBook Pro 15" 2.4 Ci5|GT330M|4GB RAM|320GB HD
HP w2558hc 25.5" - not quite an ACD, but damn awesome.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Power Mac G4 Quicksilver turns on but wont boot||ThisMachine||PowerPC Macs||17||Apr 16, 2014 06:31 PM|
|Quicksilver CPU Install||lastmile||PowerPC Macs||1||Dec 20, 2013 05:00 AM|
|Do any QuickSilver 2002 G4 CPU's work in a Cube?||OSMac||PowerPC Macs||3||Jan 22, 2013 03:21 PM|
|MDD with DDR-RAM not faster than same CPU speed Quicksilver (SDRAM)?||Cox Orange||PowerPC Macs||7||Jan 15, 2013 03:59 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:52 PM.