Thinkpad T30 2366-92U (Security Chip Model) System Board Issues. Help needed!

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Hey all,
My wife had spilled some water on my T30 thus causing the system board
to fail. I had sent it in for warranty repair, but IBM does not cover
spill damage.

I purchased the correct system board from eBay and when I received it,
it did not have the corresponding chip installed. I removed the chip
from my broken system board and placed it on the new board. I then
booted the system up and it stated that there was an error 0192 -
security chip tampering.

Is there anything I can do to get this working? I found someone on ebay
selling a replacement chip that is supposedly clear of passwords and

Please help!

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