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Dell Dimension 5150 error lights 3 & 4


Suzyfloozy

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Also makes a buzzing sound when switched on but nothing else. The monitor stays blank and the power light glows orange. Was ok one day and gone the next. Am a complete technophobe so am hoping the answer might be simple! All help gratefully received!

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smackheadz

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looks like a memory failure,i'm sure someone will advise you shortly

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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click here

agree memory problem

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Suzyfloozy

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What is a memory module and is it something I can fix?

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Terry Brown

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I do noit know if iot is the memory or not, but this is a link to dell memory
Terry

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tullie

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Go to the crucial website and run a scan,it will tell you what you need,or you could first pull out the sticks you have and reseat them first.

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T0SH

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Dell 5150 diagnostic lights explained here

click here

It says Ram problem also

just in case of link problems try this one

click here [support_dell_com]


Cheers HC

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Suzyfloozy

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Took memory board thing out, gave it a bit of a clean, put it back and pc switched on. Thanks for everyone who helped!

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smackheadz

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excellent result,well done and thanks for ticking resolved :o)

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