Super Gnome wrote:
You say you changed the ram and then after you did that your gizmo would not start? Sounds like the ram was not the right ram. Are you sure it is compatible? Ram make be working fine and 100% working fine, but if it is not compatible that can cause such a problem.
Here is a thread from Tom's Hardware that discusses the same issue.
As for Asus service, I have no idea, but fear the day should I ever need it.