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Does removing the southbridge heatsink void your warranty on an Asus board?

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I removed my heatsink and reapplied some thermal paste to the southbridge heatsink because it was running very hot. Now, it is running very cool and the diferrence is very noticable. The one thing that I didn't think about is my warranty before removing it.. Did I just void the warranty, or is Asus cool with it? My motherboard is P8P67 Vanilla.
    
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I removed my heatsink and reapplied some thermal paste to the southbridge heatsink because it was running very hot. Now, it is running very cool and the diferrence is very noticable. The one thing that I didn't think about is my warranty before removing it.. Did I just void the warranty, or is Asus cool with it? My motherboard is P8P67 Vanilla.


There's no problem with it. I have been using waterblock with their boards and put the stock heatsink back to RMA.
 

 

 

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