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hey all im running above what i should and i think i know y. i think my coolant sucks and i need to know a good coolant to use im at 33c idle and 45load GPU 39C 49C load
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Water.
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depending on room temps that may not be bad idle although the load seems a bit high. my understanding is that coolant wont make much of a difference. i assume everything is seated well and you applied as5 or other thermal goo well? someone may tell you a better type of coolant but i dont think it will knock 5-10 degrees off your load temps.
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Water is the best coolant. The antifreeze or also referred to as "coolant" only inhibits algae and other forms of growth from growing inside the tubes and in the blocks. So it would be best to have a large portion of your liquid to be water and a small portion to be "coolant". Therefore you may have too much "coolant" in your system.
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