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Originally Posted by Martinm210 View Post

Weird....hopefully just a bad power connection or something. I have had the four pin molex connects bump loose etc. I actually partly melted a GPU block a while back because of a molex I bumped while working in the case and the pump never started.
Molex is a pretty crappy connector really..I don't trust them much.

Yeah I always check my molex connectors. I've had pins come out too often. But it was in, and I even plugged in another 4 pin molex wire to the PSU and tried. Still, nothing was spinning. When I turned it off, shook it and kept it flat; it worked like a charm. And has been all night. Either the impeller was catching on the res somhow because it was tilted or there's some magic to it.
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Originally Posted by tsm106 View Post

Sometimes you just gotta get physical on it.
LL
Exactly. The GF wasn't too happy with the thick smoke in the appartement however...
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Originally Posted by KhaoticKomputing View Post

Is it a possibility it was overheating? do they have some sort of overheat shutdown or something on them?

At first I thought so, but I wouldn
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