which component?? Tags: Computer Burner Components Last response: November 23, 2001 4:03 AM in Components Share Anonymous November 22, 2001 12:24:10 PM when i start the computer, it sounds like fizz, and it smells burnt. what is it that is burning?? or is it the fan?? More about : component WiseGuy1 November 22, 2001 2:37:22 PM Does it still boot? Your power supply may be going <A HREF="http://members.ud.com/services/teams/team.htm?id=510E66..." target="_new">UD</A> Mavicator November 22, 2001 4:39:04 PM Open the computer, find an air compressor with a blow gun attached and blow the dust out. Be sure to blow both ways through the power supply. -- Ah sh*t! sys64738 -- Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Arrow November 23, 2001 4:03:25 AM French toast. Rob Please visit <b><A HREF="http://www.ncix.com/canada/index.cfm?affiliateid=319048" target="_new">http://www.ncix.com/canada/index.cfm?affiliateid=319048...;/A></b> Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Which component is holding me back more CPU OR GFX Forum Doubt, which component should I upgrade/add? Forum Need Component out, which new cards support this Forum Which system component affects sound Forum Let's Play: Which component is dead? :D Forum Random Freezes Under Load, Cannot Identify Which Component Failing Forum Which component to upgrade Forum Dead system - need help - not sure which component Forum Firmware which enables the internal component ports Forum Hardware problem.. can't point which component Forum Which component is overheating? Forum Which component should I upgrade? Forum Which component usually burns? Forum Figuring out which component is bad on a new build Forum On a budget, which component to upgrade, CPU or GPU? Forum Need help - not sure which component is the problem! Forum Which component to upgrade... Forum Which component is the problem? Forum PSU Help Forum Which sound card works great with XP? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !