Posted 26 December 2013 - 05:57 PM
Never had one doa. It's always a good idea to wear an anti-static wrist strap when handling boards, especially in cold weather.
I would also double check the first new board before removing it... disconnect the j2 connector to see if it fires up. If it does, then I would look closely at my fan motors.
Edited by DurhamAppliance, 26 December 2013 - 06:05 PM.
Appliantology is, however appliances are not, an exact science for I know there are a few refrigerators that actually hate me.
The simplest explanation is most likely the correct and least expensive one, unless it's your compressor or motherboard" Occam as an appliantologist
"When you have eliminated all the impossible, whatever remains, however implausible, must be the logic truth; unless it's your compressor or motherboard." Mr. Spock as an appliantologist
"I think, therefore I have no earthly idea why this thing is not working...I got nothin'...". Rumored to have been uttered by a frustrated Descartes while diagnosing his GE Profile.