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Old 02-22-2017, 10:10 PM
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Originally Posted by drnict61 View Post
Every time I take the block off to reapply its /perfectly/ spread across without going over the edges or being too thinly spread. The fit is tight, I can hardly wiggle it. The spread indicated that it's on there perfectly. I want to believe this to be the problem but there's nothing supporting it other than wild temps.



I use corsair link to verify the pump is functioning at 3,000 rpm (which I believe is max) and I can feel the pump always working by putting my hand on the block. Also, one tube is hot water, one tube is cold water, and I can feel a distinct difference
Is the Radiator putting out hot air? If your temps are approaching 100C you should feel lots of hot air exiting the Radiator.

Unless of course the coupling between the CPU/Block is bad... I assume you removed the plastic protective film over the copper block before install (assuming it even had one)?
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