Power Mac G5 Woes

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Wildy, Jan 25, 2011.

  1. Wildy macrumors 6502

    Jan 25, 2011
    Hi all,

    A few days ago I bought a used G5 Dual 2.5 with LC, it was from a musician and so had been treated with care. I got home yesterday to find the absolute a****** of a DHL delivery person has managed to break the box, drop it, cram it back in the box and sign for it himself under my name before he buggered off into the night.

    The unit is in a bit of a mess now due to various parts being bent / dented from the impact. Long story short it doesn't power on. I have looked inside and there is no visible damaged, nothing rattling. I tried resetting the SMU on the logic board but nothing. Although I found that if I held the SMU Reset down then I get a white LED light up on the front until I release it, something I guess.

    If anyone has any inkling as to what this could signify then I'd be extremely grateful.

  2. VanneDC macrumors 6502a


    Jun 5, 2010
    Dubai, UAE
    mate contact DHL.... and ask them to explain themselves...

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