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post #8531 of 9144
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Originally Posted by crislevin View Post

Sorry if this has been asked. I had this card for almost a year now, I am wondering if the liquid cooling system needs maintenence fromm time to time? If so, how often and what should I do?

Thanks



Its a closed-loop cooler (aio: all in one), so the only maintenance needed is just making sure dust doesn't build up on the rad/fan/cooler. A can of compressed air is good enough for that. You'll void your warranty if you actually tap into the liquid loop. You can remove the whole thing for a full cover water block upgrade, but my recommendation is to keep it in tact in case if you sell it later on. And don't open up the parts w/ liquid.

If on the odd chance something fails on the cooler, as long as you didn't tamper with it, you should get support as the clc is covered by warranty. With proper care, these coolers can last a few years and by then, this card will be slow and power hungry (like many amd cards of yore tongue.gif).
post #8532 of 9144
Much appreciated!
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post #8534 of 9144
Really need some help guys. I got my second card and installed it. I am get 0% usage in all games and benchmarks for #2-4 only usage on #1 I have disabled ULPS in afterburner as well as the registry to be sure. Have also double checked drivers with DDU. Run out of ideas. It was showing usage on both cards when I only had one installed I changed nothing after installing the second when the issue originally started.
post #8535 of 9144
Run that card on its own. That's one thing I do, i never just drop it in and hope it works. remove the first one and see what the new one does on its own. It will narrow things down for you greatly.
post #8536 of 9144
Hi guys,
Just applied to join the club ^^

Benchmark and pic =) :

aDIu9vOpP9c.jpg


Currently tweaking them, both overclocking and bios modding.
Also if anyone knows ANYWHERE to get the EK backplates that would be awesome if he could tell me ^^
post #8537 of 9144
just sold my extra sorry :/
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post #8538 of 9144
The stock or other make backplate should work as well if you get the right screws. I've seen a few xspc for sale. My xfx units came with the stock backplate, did yours have any btw?
post #8539 of 9144
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Hi guys,
Just applied to join the club ^^

Benchmark and pic =) :

aDIu9vOpP9c.jpg


Currently tweaking them, both overclocking and bios modding.
Also if anyone knows ANYWHERE to get the EK backplates that would be awesome if he could tell me ^^

I've got an EK backplate, never used.
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post #8540 of 9144
Hello guys! I have a Sapphire R9 295X2 4096 MB PCI-E 1018/1250 Bios: 015.044.000.009.004297. Anyone out there who have the same vga, could you please send me the 2 original bios, Master and Slave of this model?
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