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Originally Posted by doyll View Post

* As Kuudere said turn your radiator fans to exhaust out the top.
* Unplug the other top fan. It's only robbing cool air.
* Remove unused PCI slot covers to allow airflow from front to back past GPU. This usually improves cool airflow to GPU.
* Raise case up with blocks under the feet so you have 45mm clearance for airflow to fan intake.

Oh sorry i did not see this part of your post doyll!
this is what i needed. but the thing i don't get is about the top fan. it is pushing air IN not out. so why is it robbing air?
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post #22 of 36
If you turn the radiator fans into exhaust the 3rd intake fan will probably suck the hot radiator exhaust back into case.

In post #16 I said:
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30c when gaming? Than you are doing okay. Is that with the H100 pulling air in from the top? If it is things are not too bad.thumb.gif

I may have too quickly agreed to turning the H100 fans into exhaust. rolleyes.gif

Removing unused PCI slot covers to see if air flows out or in is what I suggest is first thing to do now.
Check the air temp in front of GPU fans first.
Than check it again after you remove PCI slot covers. thumb.gif
post #23 of 36
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Amazingly my GPU runs at 60 C on load.... dunno why, and i did not do anything...
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post #24 of 36
Than I guess there's nothing we can do to help. You have 35c ambient temp. Your GPU is running a cool 60c. Your CPU idle is only 3-5c above and full load it's 30-35c above ambient.
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Lol. I did not said I have a problem. Just needed to know if my fans were ok. Oh well thank you I guess. I will try the thing you said before and let you know.
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post #26 of 36
jesus, that's a whole lotta fans.
its also 35c in my country but 2 to 3 case fans are most definitely enough.

I think your best bet is to move your computer to the coolest part of your room
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post #27 of 36
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Guys.... i did all you suggested and i nearly got my CPU burned... i made top rad fans as exhaust and removed some fans too. The cpu went to 98 C... and gpu well.. it apears My gpu doesent give a poop about air at all. it was at 39 idle and 55 load.. love the 7950. But your suggestions could have damaged my CPU. How does that setup help you at all? i mean now that i think of it, the rad needs to draw cool air from out the case to cool down. not all the heat from inside.. anyways. i made it as i had it at the beginning and.. addeed one more 140mm on top to have 5 fans for the Radiator. And now i get 32 C adle and 58-60 load. yyep
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post #28 of 36
If flipping those fans made your CPU overheat then you have other issues that need addressing. You might want to take out all the fans and start from scratch headscratch.gif
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post #29 of 36
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Originally Posted by Kuudere View Post

If flipping those fans made your CPU overheat then you have other issues that need addressing. You might want to take out all the fans and start from scratch headscratch.gif

well as i said , if i have them as intake the temps are 30c,so... no problem here
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post #30 of 36
If you're happy with that then it's best to just leave it alone then, I don't think much will come from messing with it more.
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