If your unsure if the Amiga 600, 1200, CD32, 4000 or 4000T has been recapped you can do any of these checks:
- Brand of the capacitors – The brand of the ‘tin cans’ are more and likely will be SHOEI or ELNA and will be a light blue and dark blue in colour respectively.
- Small of fish – Yes if you small a fishy ammonia smell they have leaked and need replacing asap.
- SMD capacitors – The colour of the solder will be a dull gray, even green. solder should be a clean silver colour.