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I have an Asus 3870X2 with 6 & 8 pin adapter connected, the red led only comes on at start up then goes away, no other lights on.
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I doubt just because you have the 6-8 pin adapter the light will stay on, I too have the adapter and only time I noticed the LED's are on boot up.

Have you tried reseating the card?
I have reseated the card, and after doing a restart I still have one red light on.

Anyone else have any answers?
    
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My X2 flashes a red light when it exceeds 110 degrees (the fan's broken)
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It means that it's not getting power correctly. Try re-organizing how you have the power plugged into it.
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My X2 flashes a red light when it exceeds 110 degrees (the fan's broken)
I have my fan running at 45% with Rivatuner, and it is running 37c idle so I guess that is not the answer, I will try reconfiguring the power and see what happens.

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post #16 of 28
Then why doesn't my 3870X2's fan turn on!
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Well,

I swapped the 2- 6 pin power connectors and put the 8 pin adapter on the other 6 pin connector, restarted and the light is now out.

Must have been just a loose connection is all I can think of, I did wiggle those connections once before, but it did work anyway.

Thanks again guys, +REPS for all!
    
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Then why doesn't my 3870X2's fan turn on!
Are you using Rivatuner?
    
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post #19 of 28
Nope. But I don't want to hijack your thread so nevermind.
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Nope. But I don't want to hijack your thread so nevermind.
No problem there, try using Rivatuner..... If it dosn't work for you there is an updated CFG. file that will make it work, just do a search for it as I don't have the link. Good Luck!
    
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