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My PCI fan was running 100%. I was told to upgrade my bios so I attempted that. While I was upgrading, I had a power failure and fried the mobo. I replaced the mobo installed windows7 pro. The bios I have now is A11 and my PCI fan is still running wide open. Only thing I did differently was added more ram. When I installed command center it doesn't even work ... So now I hear the MIO controls the fans so how do I run diagnostic on mio?

Aurora i7 920 10gig ddr3 1066 nvidia gtx 275 1792 mb 

Windows 7 pro ms-7591 mobo a11 bios

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  • Hi Cyberpunk881,

    Request you to use the below link which helps in running diagnostics:

    http://dell.to/OUGnqT

    This test checks all the hardware components on it. Make a note of the error code that gets displayed (if any).

    Do reply with your answers.

    Thanks & Regards,
    Kiran K
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  • Kiran K, I did not get any error code running PSA. I ran the test and the extended test. When I ran the utility partition I got an error code of 5D00:0009

    Msg: UUTUSBTM - DEVICE_INITIALIZATION_FAILURE

    User must reattach unit on ROOT HUB port 1 and re-start test

    Aurora i7 920 10gig ddr3 1066 nvidia gtx 275 1792 mb 

    Windows 7 pro ms-7591 mobo a11 bios

  • Cyberpunk881

    Kiran K, I did not get any error code running PSA. I ran the test and the extended test. When I ran the utility partition I got an error code of 5D00:0009

    Msg: UUTUSBTM - DEVICE_INITIALIZATION_FAILURE

    User must reattach unit on ROOT HUB port 1 and re-start test




    If you are under warranty save the trouble and request a new MIO board. Wink

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  • Cyberpunk881

    Kiran K, I did not get any error code running PSA. I ran the test and the extended test. When I ran the utility partition I got an error code of 5D00:0009

    Msg: UUTUSBTM - DEVICE_INITIALIZATION_FAILURE

    User must reattach unit on ROOT HUB port 1 and re-start test

     
    Means motherboard can't communicate with MIO-Board. It's either dead, locked-up, or not connected properly.

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  • Any suggestions? Where can I find another? What could have caused this?

    Aurora i7 920 10gig ddr3 1066 nvidia gtx 275 1792 mb 

    Windows 7 pro ms-7591 mobo a11 bios

  • I had a video card over heat, could this have caused this? I didnt run the card very long as soon as I found something wrong I shut it down and removed it.

    Aurora i7 920 10gig ddr3 1066 nvidia gtx 275 1792 mb 

    Windows 7 pro ms-7591 mobo a11 bios

  • Cyberpunk881

    My PCI fan was running 100%. I was told to upgrade my bios so I attempted that. While I was upgrading, I had a power failure and fried the mobo. I replaced the mobo installed windows7 pro. The bios I have now is A11 and my PCI fan is still running wide open. Only thing I did differently was added more ram. When I installed command center it doesn't even work ... So now I hear the MIO controls the fans so how do I run diagnostic on mio?

     
    Sounds like your MIO-Board was locked-up or bad all along. Your un-nesessary detour with motherboard did nothing to fix the original problem.
     
    See my posts in these threads:
     
     
    and
     
     

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  • Cyberpunk881

    I had a video card over heat, could this have caused this? I didnt run the card very long as soon as I found something wrong I shut it down and removed it.

     
    Doubtful.
     
    In addition to above, now that the machine has been torn apart ... be sure MIO-Board is getting power, connected to MB USB-1 header, etc.

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  • Ok I'm running another diagnostic from the cdrom. This problem was before I fried the mobo. I was told to upgrade bios to try to get the pci fan under control... Which was WRONG!! Lol Anyway. MB USB header should be close to the MIO board right?

    Well if I can't get this board to get power, will it mess up the pc? And with the fan running wide ope will it cause it to wear out?

    Aurora i7 920 10gig ddr3 1066 nvidia gtx 275 1792 mb 

    Windows 7 pro ms-7591 mobo a11 bios

  • Can u add me to Face book? so we can chat directly please? I believe it is a simple problem but as I am in CIS course, it doesnt really focus on this type of system.. or at least yet I/m only in first year

    Aurora i7 920 10gig ddr3 1066 nvidia gtx 275 1792 mb 

    Windows 7 pro ms-7591 mobo a11 bios

  • Cyberpunk881

    1. MB USB header should be close to the MIO board right?

    2. Well if I can't get this board to get power, will it mess up the pc? And with the fan running wide ope will it cause it to wear out?

     
    1. USB-1 is marked on motherboard and in PDF Service Manual.
     
    2. Depends on how messed up your MIO-Board is. If it's just locked up (but power is still getting through it) the pump will still run and the radiator fan will run enough to barely work.

    If it's totally fried, the pump and fan won't run and machine (CPU) will overheat in minutes. That's why I wrote "Anti-MIO Project".

    In either case ... other case fans and lights may/may-not work.

     

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    256gb Samsung 830 SSD / 1tb HDD ~ LG Blu-Ray ~ USB 3.0 PCIe
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  • Last ditch effort. Can I just install an aftermarket fan controller? My concern is with the radiator fan barely working. I ran Crysis 3 with graphics turned all the way up and played for 4 hours and had no problems, so it seems all other fans are operating with exception of the PCI fan. What I need to know is how I would connect aftermarket fan controller... The one I am considering uses a bay under dvd rom slot.

    Aurora i7 920 10gig ddr3 1066 nvidia gtx 275 1792 mb 

    Windows 7 pro ms-7591 mobo a11 bios