Having problems with your HP Pavilion a305w (DM181AR) PC Desktop ?

HP a305w ok with the CPU replacing. Will that fix it or due to the bad capictor cause other components to go bad?He said the voltage change could mess up other sensitive componets.

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I am comming into the middel of this.
\015\012But if you have a Bad Cap on the motherboard, eiather blown or crowned, forget replacing the CPU.
\015\012Eiather replace the cap or the motherboard.
\015\012You will be just waisting money on replacing the CPU.
\015\012P.S. if you have 1 bad cap on the board, you have atleast 2 or 3 others that should be changed as well.
\015\012Most of the caps on the board somewhat run in series.
\015\012Good luck.
If you are changing the Power Supply, the voltage change will not mess up things, but it should be compatible with your motherboard (AT/ATX).
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