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If I sold my PC to someone who's not an expert in PCs, with H50 ?

What if it leaks? what if it dies? What if something happens... and you never know with these water coolers...

It's already 1 year old, how much life do you think it has left?
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It'll be fine... It's not supposed to have maintenance aside from cleaning the rad from dust.
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Thanks to the above post i will now be cleaning my H50, i forgot...
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if it dies the cpu will heat up then shutdown
if it leaks the person will probably come back to you
what if the psu dies
what if the hdd gets bad sectors
oh all these worries
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post #5 of 7
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Originally Posted by Greenback View Post
if it dies the cpu will heat up then shutdown
if it leaks the person will probably come back to you
what if the psu dies
what if the hdd gets bad sectors
oh all these worries
Agreed. A million things could go wrong before the cooler does. Hopefully you know them, so they don't take it to Geek Squad. Would love to see their diagnostic of a custom PC
post #6 of 7
I have a h-50 in my 3rd computer... i'm sure Corsair offered life time no-leak guarantee on it? i saw one thread where someone's h50 had leaked and corsair replaced the whole computer!

I think the h50 is a solid piece of kit, i'd not expect mine to give up for at least 5 years... and even then i'm sure they give you a decent warranty
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(Disclaimer: This is not legal advice)
So long as it isnt defective, broken, or you know of a specific problem, I dont think he would have any recourse available against you if it did end up breaking some time in the future. In other words, the buyer assumes the risk if you are completely straight with him about any known or possible problems.

Its like buying a car with 149k miles on it. You know its old and should the car need new brakes at 150k miles, thats nothing the original owner could have known about prior to the sale, just tough luck.
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