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hi, i have a 6800xt age gfx card, and i have a pci slot fan that i could put below it to help pull the hot air away from it, but when i added it in, it seemed like the temps went up higher, so i was looking at it and it looks like if i flip hte 2 wires around and resoider it, it would spin the other way. and i was wondering if that would make a difference with it pushing air towards it instead of away from it?

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It might, and it is ok to reverse the wires.
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no that wont work if you look at the fan it is made to spin and suck air in only one way you it doesnt work like that maybe if you find fan that sucks opposite to what you have and still fits and mod it in a way then you would be ok
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yeah what he said , it wont work if you swap the wires around. you have to flip the fan around instead.
    
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