troubleshooting Question

PERC 5 DIMM

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Are the following interchangeable? We had a PowerEdge 2950 giving "multibit ECC errors were detected on the controller. DIMM on the controller needs replacement. If you continue data corruption can occur. Press 'X' to continue or else power off the system and replace the DIMM module and reboot. If you have replaced the DIMM please press 'X' to continue.

We ordered 6R829 but received DG025 instead.

Found this description of them on the web:

DG025 PERC 5E DIMM
6R829 PERC 5I DIMM

Could anything else cause the problem? I'm tempted to replace the whole PERC5i plus DIMM plus battery.
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