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Is my cooling ok or should i change it?

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Hello everyone,

I was examing my cooling and i was wondering...I have 4 fans that are all exhaust setup (2 in the back,no front, one on top, and one on the left side)all going exhaust..is this good..my temps are pretty good except i always feel safer when my computers cooler so i would appreciate help with that! thanks
    
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It looks like it's working for you, which is more important than the opinion of someone else.
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thanks i guess ill keep it then but u know..i was just wondering if changing the back fans to blow intake so the fans with the open space can blow out all the hot air you know?
    
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post #4 of 8
Usually the front should be the intake, the side should be sucking air in, and the back should be exhaust.
Hope that helps.
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Originally Posted by suthernkid
Hello everyone,

I was examing my cooling and i was wondering...I have 4 fans that are all exhaust setup (2 in the back,no front, one on top, and one on the left side)all going exhaust..is this good..my temps are pretty good except i always feel safer when my computers cooler so i would appreciate help with that! thanks
Change the left side fan to be intake because you need to create an air current. Having all of them blowing outwards doesn't create any kind of air tunnel at all. You want to create "wind" inside your case coming in and going out. It doesn't do much good to just be sucking air out without any cool air coming in.
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post #6 of 8
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thanks a lot....it definitely makes sense to have an intake ill change it right away!
    
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hi again,

turns out that i made a mistake all of my fans were set to intake not exhaust so should i still make those changes or some different?
    
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post #8 of 8
Usually 3 intakes and 2 exausts
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