[RndTbl] sad Mac

Trevor Cordes trevor at tecnopolis.ca
Thu Sep 18 15:55:20 CDT 2008

On 18 Sep, Peter O'Gorman wrote:
>> The Mac video display will usually not come on, though sometimes it  
>> will if left to run for a few minutes - I understand this is a common  
>> and easily fixed problem for those who knew the Mac, but I really  
>> don't have the room or use for it any more.
> Must be 20 years or more ago since I repaired one, but I think there are
> a couple of capacitors on the video board that are the first things to
> go on a Mac plus.

If it's known to be the caps, I can repair them if you can't do it
yourself.  I stock many cap values, though some monitor ones (esp the
high voltage side) might require special order.

My mobo cap repair service is really booming.  Seems that now some 2003
boards also have bad caps (I previously thought it limited to

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