I'm better with soldering iron, not air gun. These big caps were soldered using air gun and its my first time using it. My subsequent or infant all other recaps are done with soldering iron and tantalum caps are they are smaller which gives more space to work on. I've recap a PowerBook 180c LCD...
I have tried with ram and without, both gives the same results as well as washing the board.
I’ll be doing tracing from UE8 and the Glue Chip since I’ve googled and some help here.
Will update. Thank you for all the help.
Yes indeed this is better for me cos I’m just trying to get it work out. If u mod I am unable to put in my CC2 board anymore. Thought I still have a CC1 with Presto 040 but I wish to keep them all in original state if possible
I’ve got a Performa 578 board which is basically an LC575. I recapped it and did the software mod on my 7.6.1 it boots with chime but I get no display. The SCSI2SD reads and boots into system. I’ve did the system mods and tried 7.5.3 also gives me the same result.
I’m not in the direction to...
Found U23 one of the pin has no continuity, I soldered a wire over and it chimes and startup now showing flashing disk.
however this isn’t too stable, after a few tries it stops powering up again. Will take a look at it again later.
Powers on light lid, no chime, no HDD activity and LCD not lit. What could be wrong?
I’ve already unplugged the PRAM battery and tested with or without ram. With or without HDD. Even tried resetting the power manager.
After recapping my M5126, it works however keyboard is acting weird, here are the findings.
1. number 3,4,5 and 6 is not working.
2. alphabet U and D will cause system error.
however I tried
- changing keyboard
- switch over to RHS with mouse
- changing keyboard ribbon cable