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Corsair A70 problem

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Basically this thing sounds like a jet engine and my CPU idle temp is around 40-45c, i haven't overclocked anything either.
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Do you have the flow of both fans going the same direction in the push pull config.
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Do you have the flow of both fans going the same direction in the push pull config.
That is a good thing to check.

How much TIM did you use when you installed it?
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Yes they're both blowing in the same direction, i used a pea sized amount of Arctic Cooling MX-2 in the center.
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Insure fan control is set to 100% for the pump.
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Insure fan control is set to 100% for the pump.
A70.

OP: Pea sized amount of TIM doesn't always work for direct-touch heatpipes, as they have more gaps. Try it with 2 stripes between 3 heatpipes. The fans suggestion is also good. The A70 comes with inline resistors, too. You should plug those in to go from 2000rpm to 1600rpm, which is a good deal quieter.
 
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