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Tuniq is horrible

post #1 of 91
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alright guys i just bought the tuniq yesterday and took me like half hour 2 put it in what a painn and this thing is soo hugee put as5 on it and my temps are higher then with the stock cooler i mean ikno as5 takes a while till it burns in but i mean come on its like 4c higher then the STOCK cooler what is goin here, maybe i didnt screw it all the way or something? any ideas please, also for the first time yesterday my computer got stuck couldnt ctrl alt delete or anything it happen twice.
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post #2 of 91
Well if your temps are even approaching stock temps, your doing something wrong.

Tighten the bolts by hand as tight as possible, make sure you have a BB size amount of AS5 on the IHS before you up it on.

Make sure the Tuniq's fan is plugged in, and try running it at 100% power.
    
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post #3 of 91
Maybe you should:

a] Learn to type proper english

b] Reseat, use less AS5
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post #4 of 91
1) It wasen't installed right.
2) Thermal paste wasen't applied right
3) Screws aren't all tight
4) Is it centered on the CPU?
post #5 of 91
well thats something really weird. when i installed my tuniq it took me maybe 10-15 minutes to do it and it dropped down my temps by a lot. i was running at 68ªc at 2.1 full load with stock cooler and now im at 3.2 at 50ªc full load with the tuniq and the tx-1 termal grease... wasnt a pain at all to install... i would say try reseating it and making sure the screws are all the way in
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post #6 of 91
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sorry, but i can care less for spelling and iknow how to properly put enough as5 i did it with stock cooler.



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Maybe you should:

a] Learn to type proper english

b] Reseat, use less AS5
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post #7 of 91
well youre obviously doing something wrong. tuniq is a great cooler... check out the hundreds of reviews on it...
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post #8 of 91
Quote:
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sorry, but i can care less for spelling and iknow how to properly put enough as5 i did it with stock cooler.
itz aginst TOS to comunikate poroly alzo por comoonikatsion meks it harer to elp joo ef peplz cant uderstend ju thay cant halps
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itz aginst TOS to comunikate poroly alzo por comoonikatsion meks it harer to elp joo
yea.. if your atitude was a little less b..chy we might want to try to help you...
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post #10 of 91
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i didnt tighten the screws all the way because if i do im scared its going to touch the case metal, is that possible?


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well youre obviously doing something wrong. tuniq is a great cooler... check out the hundreds of reviews on it...
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