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It's usually a good idea to check and recheck things before powering on, especially when it comes to something as complex as LCS. But even with heatsinks, it's a good idea to check whether or not things are kosher before turning stuff on.
    
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yea after it is seated if possible. Best idea is to turn lights off and put something cutting off half of CPU to each side...make sense? then put flashlight on one side and look on other to see if lights coming through
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yes as in you did that already?
I was thanking you for stating things more clearly.

sadiq is the one who needs our help.
    
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yes as in you did that already?
txtmstrjoe said that.

So am I supposed to do this when everything is put together onto the motherboard including the thermal grease?
    
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yea sorry just noticed but i did reply check post above
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Just dont use the spacers, they are not neede. I didnt use mine, as I am naked (no ihs).
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Just dont use the spacers, they are not neede. I didnt use mine, as I am naked (no ihs).
What if you screw too much?
    
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yea after it is seated if possible. Best idea is to turn lights off and put something cutting off half of CPU to each side...make sense? then put flashlight on one side and look on other to see if lights coming through
I will do that later I guess. I have to go to the gym soon.
    
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What if you screw too much?
then you could go blind?

or is that the other one?
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then you could go blind?

or is that the other one?
What?
    
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