Power Surge blew out computer - how to fix? Tags: Motherboards Power Surge Computer Last response: March 15, 2011 4:39 PM in Motherboards Share MartyGSE March 15, 2011 5:17:27 AM Power surge blew out the laptop so it wont turn on. How would someone repair this? Someone brought it to me to fix. Besides buying a new mobo obviously, looking for a technical response here. Thanks a bunch guys. More about : power surge blew computer fix omnisome a b V Motherboard March 15, 2011 7:23:38 AM Get a new laptop. MartyGSE March 15, 2011 7:41:24 AM omnisome said:Get a new laptop. Dude...trying to figure out what this power surge would burn out. To get the technical knowledge, what would be repaired not a "buy a new laptop". Feel kind of talked down too. Related resources PSU blew out .... - Forum Last Video Card Blew Up. How do I prevent this from happening again? - Forum Psu blew out after i ordered a £200 graphics card :( - Forum My computer blew up =( - Forum DVI-HDMI cable blew up my dvi port of Laptop? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer omnisome a b V Motherboard March 15, 2011 8:08:03 AM Sincere apologies but the chances are that this power surge has killed the laptop entirely. ko888 a c 198 V Motherboard March 15, 2011 4:39:58 PM Test the power supply first. Battery Motherboard CPU DRAM Video card if that laptop has upgradable video Display panel's back light LCD panel Hard disk drive(s) / SSD CD/DVD/BR drive if there is one Keyboard Any external devices that may have been attached to any ports when it happened Most, if not all, of these components are modular. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumRig fried along with networking components.. power surge OVER ETHERNET ForumSecond PSU is crackling (first one blew up) ForumPower Surge damage ForumBlew fuses on my hard drives... is recovery possible/easy? ForumPower Supply blew house fuse ForumRepair ethernet and moniter ports after power surge ForumPower Surge on USB Port after moving computer to a new case. Help? ForumPower Surge burn out ForumMy PSU just blew up...? ForumPower Surge Fried my ud3r?? ForumHIT by Power Surge !!!! Now my PC is gone! ForumStrange Boot situation on Z77 ForumIs the MSI 870A Fuzion Power Edition any good/worth it? ForumMy memory for computer only 1 stick will work ForumMSI P67A GD65 power cycles on and off More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !