Question Why did my PSU turn off after running it for an hour and the PSU started stinking and my PC wouldn't turn on

Sep 18, 2022
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I added a GeForce rtx 3060 to my PC and ran it for about an hour after that my PC turned off and when I turned it on its started for a split second and turned off my PSU was stinking for some reason as well
 
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Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M H
RAM: Gskill x2 8gb of ram
CPU: Ryzen 7
GPU: ZOTAC gaming rtx 3060 Twin edge OC
Storage: 850GB
PSU: hm lpw12-23e 420w atx
 
Sep 18, 2022
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looks like your PSU got fried. Hopefully, it did not fry anything else in your pc.
I took stuff out my PC like the gpu, ram and checked for burns or anything melted my motherboard looks fine my ram too and my gpu just gotta get a new psu and test it
 
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I added a GeForce rtx 3060 to my PC and ran it for about an hour after that my PC turned off and when I turned it on its started for a split second and turned off my PSU was stinking for some reason as well
So I bought the the new psu and everything works thanks for the support
 

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