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I had my Corsair H80 run for 5 years straight pretty much 24/7 and even runs to this day. I will be shocked if an EK fails.
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My Predator 240 has been on for 3 weeks mostly non stop now, no issues till now.
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"Till now" ?
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So
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My Predator 240 has been on for 3 weeks mostly non stop now, no issues till now.

So your EK Predator 240 failed after 3 weeks? wow
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Thanks for letting us know, we will review this. We are able to replace DHL with UPS for Canada - how is UPS rated there? thinking.gif

Depending on how its shipped (and if local taxes aren't charged) UPS is known for slapping on rather large brokerage fees based upon some weird formula involving actual weight, dimensional weight and declared value. When I worked for them years ago I saw many a package with a declared value of $100 USD get hit with an $80 CAD surcharge, and even a few instances where the brokerage charged was higher than the value of the package itself.

I know dhl in a lot of areas in Canada doesn't get the best of opinions ever since they sold off their national package handling back to Transforce's subsidiary Loomis two years ago, and I think Loomis also handles dhl's international shipments here in Canada. So your delivery guy remained the same, but they now wear different uniforms... tongue.gif
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post #1486 of 7196
I recently bought EK Predator 240. When I turn on the PC a small sound of water is heard. It is normal?.


Greetings!
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I recently bought EK Predator 240. When I turn on the PC a small sound of water is heard. It is normal?.


Greetings!

When i first installed mine and booted up it did the same. Sounds went away after the computer was in use for a while. I would say this is normal when the pump first starts up
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When i first installed mine and booted up it did the same. Sounds went away after the computer was in use for a while. I would say this is normal when the pump first starts up
Yes, that's normal. After a few minutes of operation the air is sucked to special chamber and the sound goes away. Don't worry. thumb.gif
post #1489 of 7196
Very normal. It's trapped air moving around within the loop. I actually ran mine full tilt to get the juices flowing.

I'm confused. What washers are we talking about? I didn't see any come with mine. Are these extra for the socket 2011 without holes through the board?

I was able to crank the screws down pretty good though I think they could move a bit more with some force. Are they supposed to just stop? Should I continue to crank em till they stop?
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post #1490 of 7196
Anyone got this working at the top of a Corsair 780t yet, the EK Predator 360mm version.
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