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Well this sucks. I just sat down at my pc and did my routine check of the WC system for leakage and saw that I have several cracks going down from the top. I've only had my system running for 3 days.

I never over tightened the top and my system never over heated. I hate plastic.
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Can't it be returned?
    
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I just emailed Frozencpu. Hopefully they'll help me as I've never had good luck with going straight through manufactures.
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Frozencpu is a no go.
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post #7 of 27
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The only "odd" thing is about half way screwed on the top wants to stop but goes on fine once you pass the snag. First EK product I've bought and me no happy.

It looks line The Hulk got a hold of it but I stopped when the o-ring touched then a smig more.




Edited by Rangerscott - 5/16/11 at 7:03pm
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post #8 of 27
Wow, that sucks.

This is the reason I'll never have an acrylic part in a water cooling loop.
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post #9 of 27
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Originally Posted by Caleal View Post
Wow, that sucks.

This is the reason I'll never have an acrylic part in a water cooling loop.
I hate acrylic too. I was going to go with the Koolance bay res with dual pumps but I didnt feel like paying that much and I was getting tired of figuring out what I wanted to do with my cooling system.
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post #10 of 27
I broke my aqua pump trying to take off the hose one day. Broke both tabs clean off. Still want to try and maybe glue the front housing back on.
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