This way you will get a faster, better response from the members on Motherboard Point. 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. Scott on December 7, 2008 at 12:18 pm said: And yet another person you have assisted! All rights reserved. Check This Out
After restart no error code appears and MS-DOS from HDD 1 is loaded.I switch off the Thinkpad. Sign Up Now! chukcha2 posted Sep 24, 2016 ASUS A88XM-A on-board video issue GalacticDad posted Sep 15, 2016 three screen setup with the gtx 650 hassan123 posted Sep 2, 2016 Dark spot/residue on... let's makeExplore PublishClassesLogin|Sign Upshare what you makeFeatured: Intel IoT LEDs Costumes With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-Legacy-Laptops-A-I-V/Thinkpad-600-Error-codes-163-and-173-after-CMOS-battery/td-p/826761
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According to manual I should check the CMOS backup battery and I found out that CMOS backup battery was bad, when I measured the voltage it showed 0 V. Look at the hardware maintenance manual. or it's affiliates. According to the hardware maintenance manual for the ThinkPad 600, which you can download HERE, all of those errors (even the fan error) point to a bad CMOS battery.
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Loading...Oops :Please try again. Argh....I'm almost ready to just buy a laptop at this rate...and not an IBM one... Top Profile Reply with quote mnowell69 Post subject: Re: Thinkpad600-Error 163 and 173 after CMOS battery replacementPostPosted: Thu Aug 16, 2012 9:50 pm Offline Sophomore Member Joined: Sat Jul I will be trying these fixes out before getting an answer, but maybe it's worth stating.
Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Technical Support Q/A Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums General Hardware/Software Technical Support Q/A General Hardware Operating Systems http://www.fixya.com/search/p332975-ibm_thinkpad_600x_26459eu_pc_notebook/error_173_163 I'm a senior citizen, so if I can do this, anyone can. Ibm Thinkpad Error Codes Free instant access to BIOS tips! roanv47 769 views 6:28 IBM Thinkpad 600E Review - Duration: 16:25.
I have a 600e I got off of eBay, and after a year of use the CMOS battery has gone belly up. his comment is here ps- I'll take it off your hands for a twenty... ;)) Username f1hp Rank New visitors - please read the rules. X6x Tablet ThinkPad X2/X3/X4x Series incl. First off, I hate this laptop, but I would like to get it running.
ThinkPadUser's note on holding down the F1 key worked on reboot. Putting the battery back in place is easy, just reverse the process. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? this contact form modern Lenovo Thinkpad redesign - thoughts. - Duration: 31:36.
For some reason IBM PCs are very sensitive to bad BIOS batteries. Electrical tape holds just fine. - Be sure that the lead on the negative side does not cross the lip of the positive side. This is exactly what I was looking for.
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looks like a faulty drive or interface maybe. The window with error codes 163 and 173 pops up, I press OK, window with time and date settings pops up. Wow IBM, thanks for nothing on this one. navigate here Switch off, wait 10 sec.
best regardsMilan Top Profile Reply with quote rkawakami Post subject: Re: Thinkpad600-Error 163 and 173 after CMOS battery replacementPostPosted: Tue Aug 14, 2012 12:01 am Offline Admin Joined: Sun First I tried looking for the battery myself, taking the computer almost completely apart and still couldn't find it. Username danmanx Rank New visitors - please read the rules. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.