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Nail polish remover will do the trick!
That sounds easy, so how do i remove it. Also the hairdryer one sounds cool, and ill put PB on my card after if it has residue.
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post #12 of 19
anything with alcohol in it will help glean the glue residue and stains but to peel the sticker off just get something sharp under it (be careful not damading the surface of GPU)
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Yah, smear any residue with a little PB and let it sit a bit. It will even soak through paper stickers.

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Nail polish remover will do the trick!
True, but the active ingredient in nail polish remover is Acetone which reacts badly with some plastics. Try on an inconspicuous area first.
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Yah, smear with a little PB and let it sit a bit.



True, but the active ingredient in nail polish remover is Acetone which reacts badly with some plastics. Try on an inconspicuous area first.
All right, im taking the card out right now. I will try nail polish remover and PB.

Ill post pics when my step dad gets home, since im supposed to be watching my sis
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Allright, so its done and im happy with the results. Nail polish remover didnt wok, so i just used a knife. After than i put PB on it and let it sit for 30min, then i wiped it off and that took care of alot of the goo, for the rest i took one of those metal scrubbing things for dishes (the small ones that are wirey) dunked part of it in veg oil and scrubed really hard on my card, it got no scratches and ALL of the goo was removed. Now i just have to figure out how to stop my card from smelling like french fries and PB .

Also, with the veg oil dont worry if it gets into/onto your card. Its non conductive so it wont hurt it at all.
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Now i just have to figure out how to stop my card from smelling like french fries and PB
Glad it worked! Who's got the ketchup?
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Glad it worked! Who's got the ketchup?
I was seriously debating putting jelly on my card, but then i realised that jelly doesnt cancel out PB, it just makes it smell like a PB and J.
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Glad it worked! Who's got the ketchup?
Ketchup is great copper cleaner, works well on dirty/darkened copper heatsinks!
    
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Ketchup is great copper cleaner, works well on dirty/darkened copper heatsinks!
What about aluminum? My friend has a CM V8, he ran water over the fins and now they have tis film of white stuf on them, how can we remove that?
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