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Hey guys.
On my new PSU, some of the molex pins are crooked, so it's hard to attach plugs and such. Whenever I try to push the pins into the correct position, they go back to the way they were when I let go. Does anyone have any ideas on how to fix this?
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this happens sometimes to me when i get a cheapy fan with molex connections..i find just twisting the connector helps..or pushing in one side first.
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Hmm, don't really work, and I can't twist it seeing as the pins are connected to two different wires...
    
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This usually happens with cheapo stuff...

I usually slide one end of the molex in and then the other end, like a left to right motion rather than straight in. Usually fixes the problem..i also just buy better stuff
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Assuming it's Male Molex, just use tweezers.
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Originally Posted by Kopi View Post
This usually happens with cheapo stuff...

I usually slide one end of the molex in and then the other end, like a left to right motion rather than straight in. Usually fixes the problem..i also just buy better stuff
That's exactly what I do

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post #8 of 8
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Eh, I got the PSU as a freebie.
It's an Antec Earthwatts 500.
I'll try using the tweezers.
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