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post #1 of 7
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I want to clean out my H100s radiator.

I'll blow all the dust out with compressed canned air, But what would be the best way to get the residue of dust build up out and make it look very close to new state?
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post #2 of 7
You could blow the dust out with a can like you said and you can use q-tips dipped in rubbing alcohol to clean it or you could run water through the radiator. If you get water on the pump just make sure you let it try out completely first before turning it on. Im sure you can guess what will happen if you don't lol
post #3 of 7
Wash it. The whole thing is sealed so I wouldnt worry about submerging it.
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Wash it. The whole thing is sealed so I wouldnt worry about submerging it.

Definately not the whole thing! The CPU block is NOT liquid proof, the fan connections and button is not sealed.
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Wash it. The whole thing is sealed so I wouldnt worry about submerging it.

Definately not the whole thing! The CPU block is NOT liquid proof, the fan connections and button is not sealed.

yup, not the whole thing, but you can definitely submerge the radiator
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Submerging it in water. Does it matter how hard your water is? (Dont that sound dirty biggrin.gif )

I definately know not to put the whole thing in water.

So submerging it in warm water w/ some soap or just water by itself?
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Submerging it in water. Does it matter how hard your water is? (Dont that sound dirty biggrin.gif )
I definately know not to put the whole thing in water.
So submerging it in warm water w/ some soap or just water by itself?

tbh, I don't see any reason to use soap if you can get it clean by only using water.
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