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Burnt plastic smell

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Ljdoyle, Aug 8, 2019.

  1. Ljdoyle

    Ljdoyle Thread Starter

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    So I plugged in a new pcle into my graphics card 1080 ti so it has a 8 pin and a 6 pin What I had before was a 8 and 6 pin connected together into both slots of the graphics card so one psu into both graphics card psu sand today I added another 6 pin to 6 pin so I would have two psu into my graphics card and I have a 850w thermal take and when I did this and turned it on wouldn’t turn on and when I plugged back in the old set up I had it started smelling burnt and I haven’t turned it on since but it did turn on and everything worked I was wondering did I fry something
     
  2. SpywareDr

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    Yeppirs, I'd bet on it. Take a look/sniff around and see if you can determine when the damage might be.
     
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