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Is it a bad idea to have those two fans blow against eachother? There will be about a 2-3 inch gap in between the rad fan and case. Red is exhaust blue is intake. The black arrow is pointing to said gap between fans. Not sure if this is the right section to post but I guess its a silly noob general cooling question. Thanks everyone!
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Reverse the exhaust fan. They are not that important anyways and do just as much good as intake.

You always want fresh outside air going into radiators and yes blowing air against the direction of flow on the radiator will reduce it effectiveness.
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So should I just remove the fan that's the exhaust for case that is pictured, move it to exhaust out top and have radiator exhaust blow into case and vent out of top?
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