Having problems with your HP Pavilion a305w (DM181AR) PC Desktop ?
Friend said the capicitor went bad and they are
\015 Friend said the capicitor went bad on the motherboard and they are hard to replace. We see where it is leaking. Is this true?\015
Could be true, but often it is cheeper and better to replace cpu. Otherwise you still have an older computer, that got repaired.
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