Most of the time if you press your power button and nothing happens, this is one of the many PC power supply failure symptoms that require computer power supply repair service.
This can sometimes be a tough one to diagnose on your own.
A lot of the time we don’t even realize our power supply unit is also failing until the very end.
The most common PC power supply failure symptoms are, No Power (obviously), The light in the back of the power supply is not lit up, blinking or even a burning smell by the power supply.
Most of the time our clients think it’s a hard drive, motherboard or OS system issue when in reality you just need computer power supply repair service.
WHAT CAUSES PC POWER SUPPLY FAILURE?
A lot can cause a PC power supply failure which can make it hard to diagnose why your computer is not powering on, requiring you to need computer power supply repair service.
Most PC power supply failures happen after a big surge of power.
In South Florida, we are not shy on storms knocking out our power and the flickering of lights, and this is why having everything on a surge protector or battery backup is such a good thing.
A surge protector helps prevent spikes of electricity when your power comes back on and running into the power supply unit which in the long term can cause damage.
A battery backup will help the computer from shutting off during the loss of power(preferred protection).
Another cause of PC power supply failure could be due to a dead fan inside causing it to overheat.
The fan in your power supply helps keep everything on the inside cool and prevent overheating from occurring.
When power supply gets too hot and overheats, they tend to burn up from the inside.
With electricity running through the components and then add a lack of cooling down things, you can imagine how hot it can get. Milcom Services keeps the most common power supply’s in stock, so come in today for your computer power supply repair service.
Helpful Tips Of Do’s and Dont’s
All power supply units need replacing after a while, nothing last forever!
So it’s good to try to follow our tips of dos and don’ts to help prevent power supply failure and when it does happen, bring it to us at Milcom so we can fix it for you fast.