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@lespaullover yes I have tried your solutions. CPU led warning light appears on the Motherboard.

Believe me, I took apart my system, tested all ram slots and everything and cleared the CMOS, still nothing. The CPU kept crashing before etc. So I guess it finally died. And Im pretty sure the Mobo is dead too because its lights like I mentioned earlier do not come on upon startup.

I already ordered the parts new cpu, mobo, and a cooler. Lesson learned I guess, I've never RMA'd before and I do not know the process etc I thought my CPU was only 1-2 yr warranty..

But anyways thanks for all the helpful responses guys.

So which CPU, mobo and cooler did you go for? biggrin.gif
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post #22 of 27
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I went with the AMD8350, ASUS EVO, and a NOCTUA NHD14 cooler. Also picked up a sapphire 6970 (holy crap its only like $170 compared to my original purchase of like $360).. I think everything with taxes and shipping was around $590.. Time for a mini upgrade I guess.
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post #23 of 27
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I went with the AMD8350, ASUS EVO, and a NOCTUA NHD14 cooler. Also picked up a sapphire 6970 (holy crap its only like $170 compared to my original purchase of like $360).. I think everything with taxes and shipping was around $590.. Time for a mini upgrade I guess.

Awesome! FX 8350 + 6970 xfire gonna be a very good combo! Enjoy the rig! smile.gif
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post #24 of 27
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Cpu fx8320 145$ after promo http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819113285
Mobo sabertooth 990rev2.0 180$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131877
cooler h100i 100$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835181032

Puts you 25$ over budget but you get a hell of a board and a nice cooler

Thats a really good setup, +1!
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post #25 of 27
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@lespaullover yes I have tried your solutions. CPU led warning light appears on the Motherboard.

Believe me, I took apart my system, tested all ram slots and everything and cleared the CMOS, still nothing. The CPU kept crashing before etc. So I guess it finally died. And Im pretty sure the Mobo is dead too because its lights like I mentioned earlier do not come on upon startup.

I already ordered the parts new cpu, mobo, and a cooler. Lesson learned I guess, I've never RMA'd before and I do not know the process etc I thought my CPU was only 1-2 yr warranty..

But anyways thanks for all the helpful responses guys.
You can still RMA and have a second rig or sell it:thumb: My suggestion is rma both, why not?, and sell it and keap your 8350 rig(they oc very nice:p

GL on the silicon loto:thumb:

Edit you get a new "used" mobo and cpu too!
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post #26 of 27
yep you should still rma it, you may end up with 2 rigs.
Im using an fx6100 already but my i5 is all packed and ready to be shipped for rma.
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post #27 of 27
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yep you should still rma it, you may end up with 2 rigs.
Im using an fx6100 already but my i5 is all packed and ready to be shipped for rma.
that sucks i5 back to the stone age 6100 bulldozer... Gl on the new chip
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