Cpu socket pins broken off Tags: CPUs Socket Last response: June 9, 2012 12:45 AM in CPUs Share jmiles72 June 2, 2012 5:34:47 AM "Can a broken socket pin be soldered back on? and work! More about : cpu socket pins broken amuffin a c 186 à CPUs June 2, 2012 5:40:19 AM Maybe, but most likely not. You won't know unless you try! m 0 l WR2 a c 203 à CPUs June 2, 2012 5:40:36 AM Hello jmiles72; I don't think you have a chance of making it work. m 0 l Related resources Motherboard socket pin broken off will it damage cpu? - Forum Does motherboard broken CPU socket pins cause cpu damage? - Forum CPU Socket pins broken _is their a solution. - Forum Broken CPU Pins or Broken Socket? - Forum Broken CPU Socket Contact Pins - Warranty - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WR2 a c 203 à CPUs June 2, 2012 5:45:38 AM You'd probably need the skills and specialized tools of a jeweler or watchmaker to do that type of high-precision work. m 0 l jmiles72 June 2, 2012 5:51:53 AM WR2 said:Hello jmiles72; I don't think you have a chance of making it work. Thank you:0) I have soldered pins back on. Some have worked and some not. I sent my message just to see if there is a better way of fixing a broken pin. Maybe somebody had a good idea. :0) Thanks all m 0 l jmiles72 June 9, 2012 12:05:47 AM Thanks for your input. I just fixed 3 socket pins by soldering the tip on two broken pins and one pin that broke at the base. The board is working in test :0) jmiles72 :0) m 0 l rds1220 a c 146 à CPUs June 9, 2012 12:10:02 AM I really don't think you're going to be able to get it to work even if you can get it soldered on there. m 0 l Brett928S2 a b à CPUs June 9, 2012 12:18:42 AM Hi And to even attempt it you need a VARIABLE LOW temperature soldering iron......and it rarely works... All the best Brett m 0 l jmiles72 June 9, 2012 12:27:01 AM Brett928S2 said:Hi And to even attempt it you need a VARIABLE LOW temperature soldering iron......and it rarely works... All the best Brett m 0 l jmiles72 June 9, 2012 12:29:32 AM rds1220 said:I really don't think you're going to be able to get it to work even if you can get it soldered on there. m 0 l rds1220 a c 146 à CPUs June 9, 2012 12:30:05 AM If the board is new I would RMA it. m 0 l jmiles72 June 9, 2012 12:36:40 AM I can't give out any info Co. policy ya know! But the boards are working. Thanks Veteran for you info. Have a good one. jmiles72 m 0 l rds1220 a c 146 à CPUs June 9, 2012 12:45:47 AM Ok...I don't know how you got it to work becuase pins are pretty fragile like I said but ok. I've seen bent pins that were bent back into place and the board still didn't work and this seems like alot worse. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBroken CPU Socket Pin, still Working? Forum Broken pin in cpu socket - MB ASUS H81I-PLUS (LGA1150) +CPU G3420 Forum I have a broken cpu pin (completely broke off) Forum Some of motherboard socket pins are broken Forum SolvedGigabyte Z87X-UD3H damaged cpu socket small pins/wires. Forum snapped 3 pins off wifi/bt module socket Forum SolvedCPU socket pins bent/missing INTEL Forum SolvedBroken pin on socket 1155 motherboard Forum SolvedBroken CPU Socket Forum SolvedBent CPU Socket Pins, will this affect CPU performance? Forum Can broken pins increase CPU temperature? Forum SolvedIs bent pins on socket causing high cpu temps??? Forum SolvedIssue with LGA 1155 socket pins/CPU contacts Forum SolvedCpu socket pins bent causing Dram red led? Forum SolvedBroken am3+ plastic on socket...is it still possible to place cpu, or should I RMA.... Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !