iMac G4 booting up on its own!

Apple Imac g4-700mhz 128mb 40gb cdrw 15....
January 25, 2010 at 04:03:04
Specs: Tiger 10.4, 600Mhz
I shut down my iMac, but hours later, it'll boot up of its own accord to the white screen command screen. I type shut-down and itll just boot up again a while later to the white screen.

Seems random. Had reset nvram, reinstalled OS to no avail. Something is flipping the switch internally.

Sometimes takes a couple of reboots with the power switch to get it to boot normally.

Help appreciated.

Bill


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February 12, 2010 at 10:58:56
Dont seem to get much help on these forums anymore.

Anyway, problem was the switch. Removed it and wired in a different one. Works fine now.

Bill


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