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Would like to see more companies act like this.

I know this thread is a week old, but I think a lot of people would like to see this response from Corsair.

Kudos to them, and kudos to OP for being level headed and calm over killed hardware. I'm almost sure if you sent a angry rage email, this wouldn't have ended up so well
post #362 of 368
This thread is great for Corsair, I'm glad to hear they handled the situation so well. I won't think twice before buying corsair products for my next build knowing they will support me if anything goes wrong OP I'm glad everything worked out for you in the end
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glad everything turned SUPER ok! for you ! Also glad i buy stuff from Corsair, this proves they are a one of a kind company !
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This is exactly why people buy corsair with confidence. If something goes wrong that is not the fault of the user. They will make things right. I will continue to use and recommend them any chance i get.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ZainyAntics View Post


I hope so. I tried taking pictures but I only have a crappy 3GS and it's low-light quality is terrible.

The best description is the water looks like...dried milk. I thought I had maybe spilt milk in my system but I did some research and it looks like milk somewhat, here's a picture of a H50 leak.

attachment.php?attachmentid=6869&d=1273387939

Hehe thats my board tongue.gif


They were amazing with my replacements too.
Yes, long live Corsair
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Aww the pictures link is dead
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Wow, Corsair seem to be on the ball with their RMA! I mean a free 60GB SSD AND an upgrade to a H80! That's nice! thumb.gif
They seem to be better off then Antec's CLC's, for quality and RMA policy! Though I'd never buy a CLC just off the price/point i'll suggest Corsair for sure! thumb.gif
 
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This is good to hear/read. So you essentially got:

1. Upgraded GPU

2. Upgraded cooler

3. a SSD

Makes me proud to have a corsair PSU in my system.

I had a leak much like this from my own custom made watercooling loop. Fortunately for me, no components were damaged. I noticed something was wrong when my audio started to go very quiet and my display was all garbled and messed up. Took a quick look in the case and sure enough, my soundcard had coolant all over it and it was spilling out down onto the GPU below it. All from a rotary fitting on the waterblock.

I upgraded to bitspower rotaries and not had a problem since.
Edited by Thingamajig - 7/23/12 at 5:41am
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