Unresponsive Laptop

Yosagi 3 Posts Thursday August 23, 2018Registration date August 24, 2018 Last seen - Aug 23, 2018 at 01:07 PM - Latest reply: ac3mark 10480 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus September 18, 2018 Last seen
- Aug 24, 2018 at 07:32 PM
Hello,
My laptop shut down after a night of some games, I noticed it was really hot an my 1st thought was overheating but it was unresponsive ever since not even a charge light, I also ready tried discharging it (removing battery hold 30sec.. +plug) and clearing settings (unplug bios battery few mins) without a single change,
After a night of going through the components, replacing paste and testing without some parts no change.
But when I try again after some sleep there was still no boot but.. I noticed a faint sound of repeating tacks (dull sound) when ever I plugged the charger. Can someone help me with this please. I'm unable to return

Laptop info

Asus ROG zephyrus GU501G
16G 2666 Ram
Gtx 1060 6G
i7-8750H
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ac3mark 10480 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus September 18, 2018 Last seen - Aug 23, 2018 at 05:19 PM
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Thank you
Heat is a killer! Heat causes permanent damage. Prior to trying to mess with the CPU, did you try the battery trick? You have already touched the CPU, so any troubleshooting beyond this may be pointless.

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Yosagi 3 Posts Thursday August 23, 2018Registration date August 24, 2018 Last seen - Aug 23, 2018 at 07:05 PM
I removed the battery held in the power button for 30sec the tried it with the plug on nothing , and only cleaned up the paste on the cpu
ac3mark 10480 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus September 18, 2018 Last seen - Aug 24, 2018 at 04:50 PM
When it was working, was it on a pillow, or a blanket, or bed, or carpet, or was it on a table, or hard surface?
Yosagi 3 Posts Thursday August 23, 2018Registration date August 24, 2018 Last seen - Aug 24, 2018 at 05:44 PM
It was on a table and I made sure to raise the back a bit for air flow , is it possible that the heat caused some soder to melt in the CPU or GPU ?
ac3mark 10480 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus September 18, 2018 Last seen - Aug 24, 2018 at 07:32 PM
Yes, heat does wicked stuff, and permanent!
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