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I recieved my replacement 24" iMac on Monday. I returned it because I was gettting kernel panics and didn't know why. Applecare was unable to resolve the issue so they sent me a new one. Well, this one did it too. Same problem with the exact same cause.

To make a long story short, it was only my Airport Extreme base station. It just needed to be reset.

At least this new one doesn't have any dead/stuck pixels. The last one had about five of them in a little patch at the bottom.
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I recieved my replacement 24" iMac on Monday. I returned it because I was gettting kernel panics and didn't know why. Applecare was unable to resolve the issue so they sent me a new one. Well, this one did it too. Same problem with the exact same cause.

To make a long story short, it was only my Airport Extreme base station. It just needed to be reset.

At least this new one doesn't have any dead/stuck pixels. The last one had about five of them in a little patch at the bottom.
Where did you buy it from? I am having a problem with Macmall.com.

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It was a BTO from Apple.
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It was a BTO from Apple.
I'm sorry but what is a BTO?

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