Question
Reply
 
Student
NovaScotiaCanad
Posts: 1
Member Since: ‎01-12-2013
Message 1 of 2 (716 Views)
Accepted Solution

Power Supply Problem - HP Pavilion a6000

 

Desktop Computer will not power up.

HP Pavilion a6000.  Power Supply:  Bestec, HP P/N 5188-2622

 

Pressed power button for 10 seconds.  Moved red switch back and forth.  As per website.

Nothing changed.

 

Here's what happens now:

 

Machine unplugged

Green LED - off

Plug in power supply.

Green LED - on

Depress power-on button

Light in power-on button flickers momentarily (at beginning of being depressed) then goes out

Fan in power supply turns momentarily then stops.

Green LED - off

Remove plug from power supply

Green light goes ON for 5 to 7 seconds, then goes out.

Events repeat if i Plug in again.

 

Any advice?

Will be generous with points ....

Provost
lasvegaswireman
Posts: 8,567
Member Since: ‎07-16-2011
Message 2 of 2 (703 Views)

Re: Power Supply Problem - HP Pavilion a6000

Sounds like you need to replace the power supply. You can purchase the same HP unit or replace it with something like the Corsair CX500 if you like.

 

Please send KUDOs


Frank
{------------ Please click the "White Kudos" Thumbs Up to say THANKS for helping.
Please click the "Accept As Solution" on my post, if my assistance has solved your issue. ------------V

This is a user supported forum. I am a volunteer and I don't work for HP.

HP 15t-j100 (on loan from HP)
HP 13 Split x2 (on loan from HP)
HP Slate8 Pro (on loan from HP)
HP a1632x - Windows 7, 4GB RAM, AMD Radeon HD 6450
HP p6130y - Windows 7, 8GB RAM, AMD Radeon HD 6450
HP p6320y - Windows 7, 8GB RAM, NVIDIA GT 240
HP p7-1026 - Windows 7, 6GB RAM, AMD Radeon HD 6450
HP p6787c - Windows 7, 8GB RAM, NVIDIA GT 240
† The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation