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Is my problem my MOSFETS?

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Ok so I'm watercooling this board, and since it's a P5N32-E, I had to cut the heat pipes on the NB to the MOSFETS.

Are my random problems because I just stuck the remaining copper part back on the MOSFET?
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you wouldn't think that would cause any problems
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You cut your stock motherboard cooling apart?

Bad move. No RMA to say the least...but, you could have just gotten some ram sinks for like 10 bucks and saved that hassle. However, i doubt thats overheating your mosfets. Do they get warm to the touch (the heatsinks i mean)
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You cut your stock motherboard cooling apart?

Bad move. No RMA to say the least...but, you could have just gotten some ram sinks for like 10 bucks and saved that hassle. However, i doubt thats overheating your mosfets. Do they get warm to the touch (the heatsinks i mean)
Well I have another set of the stock ones... but the thing it I don't care, if this board is toast, I'm gonna get a different model!
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