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Subject: Re: Jukebox 20 pcb fried? Does anyone want a non charging Jukebox?

Re: Jukebox 20 pcb fried? Does anyone want a non charging Jukebox?

From: Michael Donat <michael_at_donat.org>
Date: Wed, 15 Sep 2004 02:47:38 -0500 (CDT)

rik_at_paradise.net.nz said:
<snip>
> Two months later the same thing happens again. No charging, some smoke, a bad
> smell and one annoyed owner.
<snip>
> So does anyone have any experiences of this happening or perhaps how to fix it
> (with out getting it RMA’ed)?
>

somehow it sounds like you reversed the dc voltage resulting in burning up the
regulator.
I've uploaded an image of the replacment part I used when my Jukebox did this.
http://www.donat.org/archos/temp/34063.jpg

I don't know how skilled you are at soldering, or how easy it would be for you to
obtain the part. The six I obtained were as sample so the repair cost me virtualy
nothing.

hope this helps,
Strath
gmEmu project

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