Join the community here. It’s being replaced under warranty. Then just failed to start. It was supposed to be here last Sunday, but the vendor then informed me that the warranty was being handled from Taiwan and not locally, so I’d have to wait for a replacement board to come in. No, create an account now. I’m a firm believer in making warranty claims. Doesn’t quite look like a new one though, just an impression.

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Looks like they don’t make the warranty bits as well as they used to either, that bit in the hardware breaks as soon as the 12 months are up. In this case the PC had been working well with no problems for about 11 months. Spent ga8s661fsm replacing va8s661fxm removing bits. The warrany claim isn’t settled on that one yet, next weekend was the last I heard on it. Computer wont start, power supply wont start, blinking led Oct 29, Glad the he remembered to include the CPU.

The gigabute had to be replaced from Taiwan apparently. Computer Wont turn on TechSpot Account Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds. I did log the error with Giga-byte’s help system before returning it to the vendor, but there was a long delay in an answer due to Chinese new year holidays. I’m a firm believer in making warranty claims.


Been playing with the 4 port KVM switch I bought today It’ll be a few weeks at least until the board comes back. It’s being replaced under warranty.

Gigabyte GA-8S661FXM-775 – motherboard – micro ATX – LGA775 Socket – SiS661FX

The RAM from this board worked ok in another machine so it wasn’t that. How did you go with your claim? Got the package by post from the vendor. This replacement only cost me postage one way as the vendor sells at some local markets twice a month, glgabyte than I’d be a km trip to his store.

Gigabyte GA-8SFXM-F – motherboard – micro ATX – Socket – SiSFX Overview – CNET

Yes, my password is: I won’t get around to installing for a few days. Join the community here.

Add your comment to this article You need to be a member to leave a comment. At least it broke before the warranty ran out! Your name or email address: And of course, reset the CMOS by pulling the battery out for 10 minutes.


If they get enough they might just decided it’d be cheaper to build the product giigabyte in the first place. Around here it’s been going off early, might have been confused by daylight saving or somesuch.

Maybe you could describe your problem directly to Giga-byte, I started my query here: This HDD worked for a few weeks then stopped.

Gigabyte GA8S661FXM wont POST, RAM LED blinks continuously.

I had the same problem on the same motherboard. I didn’t have any way to test the CPU as I didn’t have a compatible one handy, nor another motherboard.

Well, you wanted to know how it went Do you already have an account? Then just failed to start. You must log in or sign up to reply here.