Subject: UPDATED: ECA013: 8650 BACKPLANE/DISPLAY Panel FIRMWARE Replacement
Updated PC Server RETAIN ECA013:
Record number: H161692
Device: D/T8650 Service code: 33
ECA number: ECA013 Parts source: LOC
EC number: ECEC0000 Publish flag: R
Mandatory: N Hit count: UHC00337
Automatic shipment: N Success count: USC0000
Availability date: 97/11 Publication code: PC50
Plant of control: 23 Date created: O97/10/13
Tip key: Date last altered: A98/07/09
Owning B.U.: USA
Abstract: ECA013: 8650 BACKPLANE/DISPLAY PANEL FIRMWARE Replacement
This ECA provides for the replacement of three (3) Firmware chips: one for each of the two backplanes, and one for the "front panel control board" of the PC Server 704 type 8650 model 4BW/7AX/4M0 to include:
This ECA will expire on December 28, 2003
Servers eligible for this ECA may exhibit any of the following FALSE CPU failures at POST:
PC Server 704 POST Messages:
0176 Previous CPU Failure - Slot 1, CPU #1
0178 Previous CPU Failure - Slot 2, CPU #1
0180 Attempting to boot with failed CPU
-OR- depending on the number of processors, the following POST
messages (or something similar) may appear:
0177 Previous CPU Failure - Slot 1, CPU #2
0179 Previous CPU Failure - Slot 2, CPU #2
0181 BSP switched, system may be in uniprocessor mode
0960 Watchdog Timeout has occurred
Type, Machines Affected
Model, With and/or Feature/Device B/M to be Service System
Stage B/M Description Installed Hours Hours
8650 B/M0000000 PC SERVER 704 TYPE B/M01K6603 01.5 01.3
8650 MODEL 4B0/7AX/4M0
EMEA: (SAME MODELS)
HOURS PER SYSTEM 1.5
HOURS TRAVEL 0.8
A chip removal tool FRU P/N 10G3902 will be required.
Refer to the IBM PC Server Hardware Maintenance Manual
Supplement, Part Number S78H-6414-02 for assembly details.
IBM/TSS CE's should record all time and parts to Service Code 33, ECA013, Other office 990.
IBM PSS CE's should record all time and parts to Service Code 33, (8650) ECA013, Other Office 990.
Business Partner Claims: Refer to Warranty Claim
System: Use Emergency Claim 5 (ECA) and quote CPPS ECA
Code: SD (Machine Type 8650).
Please see the LEGAL - Trademark notice.
Feel free - send a for any BUG on this page found - Thank you.