Having problems with your Dell Precision Workstation 490 - MT - 32bit Dual Core Intel Xeon Processor 5120 1.... PC Desktop ?
Dell Precision 490 freezes during POST
\015 Occasionally, my Dell 490 will freeze in POST with diagnostic lights 2 and 3 lit. Lookiing at the manual this says possible hard drive failure.\015\012If I lay the machine on it's side, open it up and replug the hard drive cables it seems to fix it temporarily, but doesn't last for long.\015\012Diagnostic tests on the drives doesn't come up with any faults\015\012\015\012Any ideas\015
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