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post #1 of 12
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Hey Guys,

I recently redid my loop and mounted a rx 360 on the back of my case and I can here it gurgling and if I shake it I can here water splashing about inside.

Ive tried tilting it from side to side and shaking just the rad really hard but nothing

What do you suggest?
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post #2 of 12
IT sounds as though there isn't enough fluid in your loop, you do have your resovoir gravity supplying your pump don't you
post #3 of 12
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I have 2 x XSPC 750lph pump/res combos but only one is plugged in because its faulty.

Im waiting on my replacement.
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post #4 of 12
Ah ok,

could you take a picture of your rad so we can see how it's mounted?
post #5 of 12
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Okay well I am still waiting for the bracket that attaches it onto the back of case but in the meant time ive got it on a block of wood



EDIT: I just realized that the top of the rad is the highest point in my case?
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post #6 of 12
Dude

you need to turn your rad the other way around. You need to have the fluid pulled down, you'll never fill up your rad completely and the way you've got it won't work.

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post #7 of 12
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Okay and even with 2 x 750plh pumps?

Okay and thanks for the help man (+rep)

The only reason I mounted it like that is because my case has pre cut holes for WC there.
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post #8 of 12
Well, from my understanding it's not going to work, you need to have the pipes nearest the ground or have the rad lying down, the way you have it it's going to be hard to fill.

The only think I could think of is continue to fill up your res whilst it's running.

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post #9 of 12
You should be able to get most of the air out of it the way it's mounted there, but you can help it along by taking it off the block and lowering it temporarily.
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post #10 of 12
It'll be even harder to bleed if you turn it up the other way. Try pinching the tubing and shaking the case/rad even more.
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