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Hey guys I'm about the order some Parts for my WC Build.
I have pretty much all the parts picked out.. My issue is that i can't decide on the res combo, Bay or Tube for the D5 Pump.

K-D5 X-RES 140 CSQ

Or

XSPC Acetal Dual 5.25

I'm open to other combo as well.
Thanks in advance..
post #2 of 8
bay res. not a doubt.
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I like the X-RES 140 CSQ from EK more.
It looks amazing.
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I have older version of that bay res and that tube res, don't know if the newer version of bay res is any better but the old one is very hard to make quiet compared to tube res.
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Not an expert on WC but I've heard bay ones are harder to fill/test and all that stuff. Besides that it's more of a personal preference I think as it won't make much impact in performance.
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post #6 of 8
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Originally Posted by Frozenoblivion View Post

I like the X-RES 140 CSQ from EK more.
It looks amazing.

Yah I like it too. even more so that you can kinda dress up the pump.
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The EK combo will be a lot easier to fill and bleed. thumb.gif
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Not an expert on WC but I've heard bay ones are harder to fill/test and all that stuff. Besides that it's more of a personal preference I think as it won't make much impact in performance.


Filling the bay Res seems simple, just unbolt and pull forward to expose the fill cap.. Not sure about bleeding thou.
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