Originally Posted by lillevig
Ok, got the Tivo and it is a model R10. Opened it up and it looks to be very similar to a standalnoe Tivo S2 TCD240 model except for the DirecTV add-ons. Can anyone confirm that the power supply in the R10 is a match for the TCD240? I'm thinking that the power supply and the hard drive are salavagable and the rest goes to the recycling center.
Why don't you see if anybody on TCF wants it as is enough to pay shipping before you dismantle it?
That't only a 40GB hard drive, and you can probably find a broken 240 free somewhere and replace the bad cap that broke it and have a working 240/540 power supply.