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8800 GTS Baking?

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Ok so my buddy's video card stopped working properly. Apparently it's only working halfway all of a sudden. My suggestion is to bake it. How hot, how long, and generally how are my questions.
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i hear 385F is the magic number for baking, and 10 minutes(do not break this) and get some tin foil and make 6 foil balls put them under the card 3 on each side to it doesn't flex from the heat. let it cool for atleast 15 minutes and when you pull it out of the oven make sure you dont bang aroudnt he card because if you do it might damage it.

Good luck

this guy did it and worked for him
http://www.overclock.net/graphics-ca...-oven-fix.html

lol side note that guys arms are as big as my head
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I've used the Self Bake method twice, worked perfect on 2 8800 Ultras.

Link (see last 3 paragraphs of OP)
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Just baked an 8800gt..

Preheated for 350 degrees, baked for ten minutes. Set up on some foil or something. I watched it until i seen the middle slightly bowing.

Now all is well, and the card is used everyday on my HTPC/Netflix box.
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