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I just received 4 fans from a uk retailer. I wanted to replace the big boi fan in my haf 932 case with 4 gentle typhoons.

2 of which are not working. I called them up saying that they are dead, and the other two are ok.

They told me that they will have to verify that the two fans are not working before they sent out replacements, but if they establish that they ARE working I will be liable to pay 20 pounds.

What sort of proof do I have to have to be certain that they will not try to con me?

I mean, using the same 3 pin adapter two fans are working and the other two are not. Logically, the only possible way for this to happen is two bad fans..

Thoughts?
post #2 of 5
video them not working, and pictures, prove the other two work and they do not, and then say how can i be liable, they should cooperate.
    
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You could always short-circuit them to be sure...
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Try different connections (psu, mobo,etc) and video you connecting the fans and them not working. Show the others too.
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You could always short-circuit them to be sure...
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