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HELP! CPU LED

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Working with a RED CPU LED on my motherboard... Just upgraded my 1055t to a 8350 on my M5a97 EVO along with the power supply tonight. I've got everything together properly but I'm getting a red led right under the heat sink. All power points are connected properly from what I can tell and all the fans are spinning but it's not booting... I've never come across this problem so any help would be great.
    
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have you tried updating the bios before installing the 8350?
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I would take the cpu back out and check to see if you bent some pins.
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Oddest thing,,, The cpu wasn't locking in. I set it then pulled it up twice while it was stuck to the heatsink. Finally got it set though... everything is good.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
8350 Vishera M5A97 Evo PNY 680GTX 2GB 8gb Vengance 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
300gb Seagate Barracuda @ 7200rpm Hp Lightscribe DVD/CD combo Hyper 212+ Win 7 64bit 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Samsung 5500 series 32in 1080p Led Tv Cosair HX650 Antec One Logitech G600 
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8350 Vishera M5A97 Evo PNY 680GTX 2GB 8gb Vengance 
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300gb Seagate Barracuda @ 7200rpm Hp Lightscribe DVD/CD combo Hyper 212+ Win 7 64bit 
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