electrical

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    Shorted (?) My PC

    Hello! I think I killed my PC. That's a little dramatic but I have never had something like this hapoen before and I am very stressed about it. I think I may have shorted it but I also don't know exactly what that means. Details below. I have this old external cd drive that I was trying to...
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    electricuting computer

    My computer shocks me like sends out burst of electricity and it only happens when plugged into charger dose amyone know any tools I cod use to figure out what the problem is I replaced the battery and charger and it still dose it and my computer is slow ans dell said that this isn't a safty...
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    Light switch issues

    Recently bought a home and I have never dealt with electrical issues before. We have one switch that lights up 5 different bulbs. Suddenly, this evening onwards, when I switch on, only one of the bulbs comes on. Seems very unlikely that 4 have gone bad at the same time. I tried googling but...
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    No Signal - Pc monitor

    Hello, So my pc was working perfectly, i've bought a new fans for the case, i installed them and everything went smoothly! but when i turned the pc on all fans ran so freaking fast and the screen can't get a signal! I've tried so many things! 1- CPU resetting 2- BIOS Battery changing 3-...
  5. crcook84

    Breakaway electrical system for car

    I got myself a new car recently. It’s got much better gas mileage. Unfortunately, I’m in the interesting position where I’m not driving it enough, causing the alternator not to be able to keep the battery charged. (We plugged it in that evening and, when we checked it the next day, it was a...
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    Overheating Issue

    I have a Lenovo Z510 laptop running Windows 10. Intel i7 processor and an Intel 4600 graphics card. I've scoured the internet for help with my problem, but haven't been able to find anything that quite matches what I have going on. Starting several months ago, my computer started randomly...
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    Extremely persistant power issue/shutdown issue.

    I am at my absolute wits end with this. I have built many computers but never run into anything so persistent or destructive to my sanity: Almost exactly 1 year ago I built a computer, here is the original configuration: 5-7year old case (exact name/manufacturer unknown, is gone now) Apevia...
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