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6990 problem(please help)

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Well I put together my setup for my 6990s installed the waterblocks carefully, everything. tested her for 24 hour leak test passed. I am using the switfech epsilon block. One card works fine, the other died. The only thing I can think of was when I was putting on the tim some got on the board. The stuff is supposed to be non conductive. Anyways, don't know if I should take the block apart clean it, and try again, or if theres a way I can truely tell if the cards dead. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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i7 2600k @ 5.1 ghz vcore 1.47 load. load temp 76c Asus Maximus IV extreme 2 x amd 6990 4 x OCZ 2400 mhz golds 2gb 
Hard DriveOSKeyboardPower
2 x Patriot 120 gb SSD windows 7 x64 generic keyboard cooler master silent pro 1200w gold edition 
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Thermaltake armor at the momment. logitech G9 gaming mouse Razor steelpad 
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i7 2600k @ 5.1 ghz vcore 1.47 load. load temp 76c Asus Maximus IV extreme 2 x amd 6990 4 x OCZ 2400 mhz golds 2gb 
Hard DriveOSKeyboardPower
2 x Patriot 120 gb SSD windows 7 x64 generic keyboard cooler master silent pro 1200w gold edition 
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Thermaltake armor at the momment. logitech G9 gaming mouse Razor steelpad 
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post #2 of 4
Clean it up and try it with the stock cooler. What TIM did you use?
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24GB Corsair Dominator GT PC3-16000 Samsung 850 EVO Crucial CT750MX300 Seagate Momentus 2TB 
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Seagate Momentus 2TB Sony Optiarc AD-7690H Slimline DVD-RW Blocks - EK Supremacy, 2 x EK FC-Titan X, EK FC... Radiators - 2 x Black Ice SR1 480, 2 x Black Ic... 
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24GB Corsair Dominator GT PC3-16000 Samsung 850 EVO Crucial CT750MX300 Seagate Momentus 2TB 
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Seagate Momentus 2TB Sony Optiarc AD-7690H Slimline DVD-RW Blocks - EK Supremacy, 2 x EK FC-Titan X, EK FC... Radiators - 2 x Black Ice SR1 480, 2 x Black Ic... 
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Pumps - Swiftech 35X2 x 2 & Heatsinks Reservoir - EK Multioption X2 400 Advanced Fans - 20 x Noiseblocker PL2 Windows 7 Pro 64-bit 
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NEC MultiSync LCD2690WUXi Enermax Aurora Seasonic Platinum 1000 Case Labs TH10 & Pedestal 
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post #3 of 4
WoW. You have two 6990 as in 4 gpu's. That's some serious power. Anyway guessing tim = thermal past. I don't think that is the issue. Did you check you have all the thermal pads installed and the block is not shorting anything out (the carved out parts are in the correct places)?
    
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Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB Western digital 300GB Western digital Caviar Blue 1TB Samsung 840 EVO 250Gb 
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generic LG DVD WC'd , Supreme LT, NexXxoS Xtreme III 360, Phob... Windows 7 x64 Samsung 27" LED S27A550B 
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Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB Western digital 300GB Western digital Caviar Blue 1TB Samsung 840 EVO 250Gb 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
generic LG DVD WC'd , Supreme LT, NexXxoS Xtreme III 360, Phob... Windows 7 x64 Samsung 27" LED S27A550B 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
ACER 23" x233H Dell U3415W Logitech G11 Chieftec 850W 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Phanteks enthoo luxe Razer deathAdder respawn steelseries Qck Yamaha HTR-6130 AV Receiver 
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post #4 of 4
try with the stock heatsink, also are the card's power connectors all connected?

check the pcie slot pins, i have read some experiences, where when installing a heavy/big card the pcie pins tend to bend thus no contact between the card and motherboard ... this can be sorted out by just aligning the pin. hope this helps.

http://forums.anandtech.com/showthread.php?t=2121824
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2x OCZ Vertex 2 [Raid 0] 2x WD Raptor X 3x Seagate 7200.11 Seagate USB 3.0 External 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
External LG DVDRW XSPC RX 480 + MCR 320QP + MCR 320RES Koolance 370 CPU + 2 x Koolance 470 GPU Swiftech MCP 355 Ek Acrylic Top + Swiftech MCP ... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Frozen Q 240mm Res + Swiftech Microres v2 + Fro... 20 x 120mm Fans [Cooler Master & Koolance] 1/2 x 5/8 Koolance UV/Blue Tubing 5 x 80mm Fans (Enermax) 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 X64 Retail Dell 3008WFP + 2007FP + 2007FP  Razer Lycosa Blue Seasonic P860 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Sunbeam Acrylic Clear (Modded) Razer Deathadder 3.5G Razer Mantis Speed Large + Razer Goliathus Large X-Fi Xtreme Music OMP Modded 
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