PIII 1.13G and 1GB of RAM + Wifi - Just got it Top Profile Reply with quote tfflivemb2 Post subject: PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2007 11:58 pm Offline Moderator1 Failing these two, it's time to take it to a servicing centre - they might just need to relace the fan if you are lucky ;-) Cheers, Mark MarkH View Public As to a 600E system board swap? Please do NOT send private messages since I won't be able to read them. have a peek here
I invertently went to RS and bought a battery but wasnt sure that that I could just replace it like that. You should take this to an authorized repair shop and have them to fix it. (just my advice though) Here is IBM error code page. Sharky Forums Register Help Remember Me? The latest will not read as 1.22, but rather IBET54WW. http://www.wilderssecurity.com/threads/tip-ibm-thinkpad-192-error-2-bleep-test-screen.222763/
When I plugged that into E-bay, I found a system board from a 600E: http://cgi.ebay.ca/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vie ... I now have 3 error codes: 00173 00192 00163 So I guess the battery might have been fine and the 00192 error for the fan could be a bad fan or A black and light blue screen with a stop error 161 163 then giving me option of OK or Cancel. 5. As for the bios update, I have read the info on the IBM website, so no worries there.
If it's reading significantly below 3.0v, replace it. Is it however, hard to change ot you just take the keyboad off? Doing a quick search, here's the first seemingly reputable site I found that carries the battery you'll need: http://www.atbatt.com/product.asp?It...9&ID=pd&src=pg Last edited by SkyDog; 02-09-2008 at 03:09 PM. Thank you.. 0 Kudos Reply Mornsgrans Guru Posts: 2,516 Registered: 03-19-2009 Location: US Message 3 of 6 (7,039 Views) Re: Thinkpad 600 - Error codes 163 and 173 after CMOS battery
Please try again now or at a later time. I searched Google and found this article, acted upon and everything worked fine for my Thinkpad 600E. Works like a charm, it could be either one but my guess would still to check the fan first. http://www.motherboardpoint.com/threads/error-00161-00192-00163-on-a-thinkpad-600e.236035/ All rights reserved.
Files removed 8/28/12 by manufacturer's demand. i replaced the cmos battery and it made no difference. I have gone through the systems check several times and it keeps telling me the same thing. Tim on June 12, 2007 at 2:51 pm said: I changed the battery and still had the 192 error.
I will try that next Top Profile Reply with quote Atlas64 Post subject: PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2007 10:19 am Offline Freshman Member Joined: Fri Jan 05, 2007 2:56 http://www.sharkyforums.com/showthread.php?307675-Help-error-messages-on-IBM-Thinkpad-600 Good Luck Sami Lassila on July 21, 2007 at 9:14 am said: Adam, Thanks for the instructions. Ibm Thinkpad Error Codes You'll be able to ask questions about your motherboard or chat with the community and help others. Thinkpad 600 Cmos Battery It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!).
Have you tried upgrading the ram lately? navigate here If I have to chage it, I might as well upgrade. Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum. When it restarts it should be ok.
The first few times I turned it on, it booted fine. I would have thought a bad battery would have been much lower? Buy a new battery and try. http://renderq.net/ibm-thinkpad/ibm-thinkpad-error-00192.php As for the BIOS, you can boot into the BIOS, by pressing F1 at boot.
Bookmark the permalink. 88 thoughts on “Reviving dead hardware: IBM Thinkpad 600” Comment navigation ← Older Comments Dragontamer257 on February 10, 2007 at 8:20 pm said: Dude. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Top Profile Reply with quote Wingnut Post subject: PostPosted: Wed Feb 07, 2007 1:44 pm Offline Sophomore Member Joined: Tue Feb 06, 2007 12:25 pm Posts: 238 Location: Toronto
Quote: Originally Posted by myhayk Hello, maybe some of you had this error before. I am going to try to put the leads from the CMOS battery onto a new 2025 cell and see if it does the same thing. I 'm pretty sure I can change it to at least a 300 mhz, but if I can go higher than that, I am going to look into my options. Thanks!
I press OK 4. Even the HMM says that a dying/dead CMOs battery can cause oddball errors. Learn more You're viewing YouTube in Russian. this contact form If so, then the problem is very likely a dead CMOS battery (I just replaced the one on my old thinkpad 600 by coincidence :-).
Pop the memory cover off, and pull out the CMOS cell (follow the two little wires). On the 600E I had, I'd get 161, 163 errors when the CMOS battery was removed, but not the 192 error. _________________James ArndtLenovo Business Partner/Authorized ResellerThinkPad T420s [4171-7FU] i7-2640m/8GB/480GB SSDThinkPad 600X Don't know why, but the laptop would then go into scan disk mode, perform a scan then boot up. Reply With Quote 07-30-2003,11:36 PM #2 SkyDog View Profile View Forum Posts Crash Test Dummy Join Date Oct 2000 Location Upstate New York Posts 12,183 Error 192: Fan DEV 001: System
On 13 Dec 2004 10:14:24 -0800, wrote: >the ibm thinkpad 600e that i am working with, on boot i get the three >errors 00161, 00192, 00163. The only option past that is a new system board, On 14 Dec 2004 10:22:02 -0800, wrote: >yes, it is a 600e not a 600, and yes i am positive the Main board fault. Thanks.
think I may have bought a lemon. www.cybertechhelp.com | home Cyber Tech Help Support Forums > Hardware > Hardware IBM ThinkPad 600 192 Error User Name Remember Me? Thanks for providing this wonderful "public service"! Add a small piece of tape where the lead crosses the lip. - I saved the yellow jacket by slitting it along the side and put it back over the taped
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Also, I want to update the Bios. I'm interested in knowing how this went. I suspect that you can't, but am not 100% sure. Top Profile Reply with quote rkawakami Post subject: PostPosted: Wed Feb 07, 2007 11:13 am Offline Admin Joined: Sun Jun 04, 2006 1:26 am Posts: 9951 Location: San Jose,