Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop ?

Dell deminsion 3000, fans run, hard drive light on, no boot up.

\015 Hello \015\012when i turn on my dell deminision 3000 the dvd and cd rewrite optical drives lights flash back and forth it seems that the system does not go into POST and then the fans stay running and hard drive light remains on till i manually shut it off. could the CPU or Motherboard be toast ? \015\012\015\012any help would be greatly appriciated \015\012thanx =)\015

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Very possibly you can unhook the hard drive and cd dvd drivers then boot system see if it goes to post try and get to setup if that does not work then you system board problems or cpu problems.
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