Having problems with your HP Compaq d530 SFF PC Desktop ?

We have the same power supply failures

\015 I work with a used computer company and we have had about 20 units fail exactly as you described. Sparks and power supply failure as soon as it is plugged in. I loooked on the hp website but there currently appears to be no recall on this dangerous failure.\015

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Hi,
I've seen PSU's go before but not how that's described (maybe in rare case)
If HP are/were sending units out like that it beggars belief that there is no recall because of the danger posed. A couple of years ago i remember laptop lithium batteries being recalled, but this case is exceptional because they are plugged in to a mains power supply so imagine the possible law suits that HP could be looking at!!!
Thanks for bringing this to our attention, i will be certainly informing my customers to be aware of this model and emailing HP themselves of this potentially lethal failure.


Many thanks
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