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EVGA RMA Replacement after waterblock installation only shows green?

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I just finished installing my waterblock from my EVGA RMA Replacement and now whenever I turn on my computer all colors are turned into a green color. Have I been possibly sent a faulty GPU?
     
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100% of cards are tested at EVGA HQ prior to shipment so either something happened during transit, or during the waterblock installation.

Can you try putting the reference on or perhaps loosening the screws? Sometimes an abnormal PCB flex can cause issues like this.

If still having issues send me a PM.
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100% of cards are tested at EVGA HQ prior to shipment so either something happened during transit, or during the waterblock installation.
Can you try putting the reference on or perhaps loosening the screws? Sometimes an abnormal PCB flex can cause issues like this.
If still having issues send me a PM.

I did notice when I tried to straighten out the PCB the video started flashing and if I fully straightened it out then video went out. I have already tried loosening the screws. Now I am seeing if time passing will have helped. I have also aready ordered an EVGA backplate for the card.

UPDATE: Ok since giving it a bit of time didnt work, I'll try and put back on the reference cooler.
     
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Well looks like I'll be running stock cooling until my backplate arrives :/ Thanks Jacob! smile.gif
     
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