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GTX470 high idle temps (74°C)

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Hi,

i'm at a friends house and well, he has a GPU problem.
His GTX470 has an idle temp that is beyond normal i think. Its a GTX470 SC from EVGA.

Here is a pic with all the info.
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After seeing this, what could be the issue and/or solution?

What i have done :
-remove cooler and reapply tim.
-reinstall older drivers.
-tested fan for issues. (fan does what i has to when told)
-downclock and lower voltage abit.

NONE of those things helped.
so any help realy is appreciated.
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Does he have more than 1 monitor?
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how is his case airflow in general? did you clean out all the case fans and such and make sure the case has proper airflow?
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yes, his PC screen, samsung 24" 1920*1080 and a tv, 40".
airflow is not great, but those temps are with an open case with an ambient of 21-24°C.
Edited by skyravr - 5/7/11 at 11:29am
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post #5 of 5
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well, its solved. Mini hdmi from tv was the issue. Never would have though somehing like that could be an issue with temps.
Thx all for replies .
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Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Intel 520 120GB WD Scorpio Black 750GB Sony-Optiarc BD-5750H Windows 7 Utimate  
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