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post #21 of 28
On the ek waterblocks the 2 screws go in the fan openings(vent holes) on the edge,and you use the little white washers on the screws so you dont damage your card.
Edited by Bullant - 12/26/10 at 4:29pm
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Blocks are installed and good
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Blocks are installed and good
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So how did you remove the screws?
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post #25 of 28
strange, all my gtx 470 (three Zotac, one MSI, all reference design) had phillips head. used a small screw driver to get them out.
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So how did you remove the screws?
I drilled them out
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post #27 of 28
If its anything like my gtx 460/465, to remove the stock heatsink all you do is first remove the plastic cover, it requires some force, as theres like 4 bits in each corner with plastic clips that just pull out.

Then you just remove the screws on top that are holding the heatsink down.
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Well there no need to discuss how to remove it any more lol, I already got both gpu's set up and ready to go, but thanks everyone for the help!!!! I love this forum. Excited to take final pics of the whole thing, and don't worry the images wont look that bad.
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