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Give the board and the gfx cards a couple of days. My 670s came back from the dead after being shorted out.

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post #72 of 103
Products fail. That is why companies have warranties. You aren't the first person to have a water cooling component fail, and you won't be the last. This thread is rather ironic because you've made several posts raving on how wonderful this block is and how it is the best on the market.
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Originally Posted by Mega Man View Post

do me a favor. when you sue him. please tape it and put it up on you tube.

GL with your lawsuit. there is a reason a warranty statement was made. courts will stand by it. next you will say that you killed your intel with your oc and intel owes you lost monies

*i did edit my statement. i added that we take the consequences for our choices. {add in part did not take anything out"

There Warranty Statement Means nothing lol.

I bought there product i installed it correct it failed it caused damage to my merchandise....

People go to court over this everyday lol.
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Products fail. That is why companies have warranties. You aren't the first person to have a water cooling component fail, and you won't be the last. This thread is rather ironic because you've made several posts raving on how wonderful this block is and how it is the best on the market.

It is a very good block Price per performance but if it leaks and fails there is a Workmans ship or a OC issue at Swiftech

And if it prevents somebody else from buying this unit and losing there hardware im glad i posted this thread.

After this i would worry about all of Swiftech block/pump units.

Will i buy a swift tech product again? Sure i will.. but just pumps from now on... Think ima stick with heat killer for blocks..
Edited by Hokies83 - 6/7/13 at 9:15pm
    
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hey nickname, it isnt an all in one. its a pump sitting on a block. big-little difference. you should look at his build log.

I think it makes no difference because every ''all in one'' systems are made exactly the same way: the pump is right on the block.

This design has to be priced very competitively to vie with air coolers because their performance is far from being exceptional for an advertised water-cooler.
Competitive price + water, you have an explosive combo there. They cut off in quality control to save money and on top of that no warranty they will replace your system if it leaks.
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I think it makes no difference because every ''all in one'' systems are made exactly the same way: the pump is right on the block.

This design has to be priced very competitively to vie with air coolers because their performance is far from being exceptional for an advertised water-cooler.
Competitive price + water, you have an explosive combo there. They cut off in quality control to save money and on top of that no warranty they will replace your system if it leaks.

LoL yeah this was one of the biggest loops on OCN I picked this cooler for its looks and i liked having a MCP 35X right infront of the WBS to get good presure / flow thru them.

There is 2 MCP 35x pumps in the loop the other is behind the MB tray.



    
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There Warranty Statement Means nothing lol.

I bought there product i installed it correct it failed it caused damage to my merchandise....

People go to court over this everyday lol.
It is a very good block Price per performance but if it leaks and fails there is a Workmans ship or a OC issue at Swiftech

And if it prevents somebody else from buying this unit and losing there hardware im glad i posted this thread.

After this i would worry about all of Swiftech block/pump units.

Will i buy a swift tech product again? Sure i will.. but just pumps from now on... Think ima stick with heat killer for blocks..

If I were in your situation, I would be upset and I would want let others know about my situation, but that doesn't make them legally obligated to replace your hardware, especially since their warranty statement waives the liability for them to do so.
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If I were in your situation, I would be upset and I would want let others know about my situation, but that doesn't make them legally obligated to replace your hardware, especially since their warranty statement waives the liability for them to do so.

My Uncle says other wise.

But lets not talk about that anymore none of us are Lawyers so none of us really know wink.gif

I think strongly that if your Product fails and destroys things that it is your fault.

I have 3 other Systems... But this was my Main and most expensive system figured it would have to be this one =/
    
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Be careful Hokie you may be banned fom water cooling. redface.gif
Edited by SonDa5 - 6/7/13 at 9:46pm
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post #79 of 103
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My Uncle says other wise.

But lets not talk about that anymore none of us are Lawyers so none of us really know wink.gif

I have 3 other Systems... But this was my Main and most expensive system figured it would have to be this one =/

I'd love to hear the results of this lawsuit, but I have a feeling you are going to tell us you won regardless of how it ends, so I'll just say good luck to you.
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Be careful Hokie yoy may be banned fom the water cooling. redface.gif

How so? Lots of threads like this have been posted from Corsair units damaging hardware.... But nothing no where near on this scale tho.
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I'd love to hear the results of this lawsuit, but I have a feeling you are going to tell us you won regardless of how it ends, so I'll just say good luck to you.

There is no Law suit as i have not confirmed the deaths of any hardware yet... it is drying...

I have also not talked to Gabe as of yet just one of his flunkies on the phone lol.

Court is a Last resort one i do not wish to turn to if i do not have to.
    
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