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I suggest you take the radiator out of your case, and look under where the fans are (take them off the radiator) chances are you punctured a tube in the radiator with one of the bolts for the fans.
I actually thought of this already and checked this first time. The screws I used aren't long enough and I made sure of this when I installed the fans. I took them all off 3 times now and shined a light no reflections or glimmering of water.


Temps here now.

20c in my room.
7.22c outside
87% humidity
post #32 of 40
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I just heated up my computer (folding GPU/CPU) and it started to get little drips again...
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I just heated up my computer (folding GPU/CPU) and it started to get little drips again...
sounds like a little hole in the rad maybe explanding when it gets very hot im not really sure.
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Yeah.. /sigh. I am in contact with jab tech. Hopefully they can send a new one out otherwise I will have to buy one. Anyone got any recommendation on the best 360 rad?

Well either that or the barb is a F'd up. Either way... /sigh
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I would suggest at least attempting to repair the radiator before simply buying a new one.
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I would suggest at least attempting to repair the radiator before simply buying a new one.
What can I do to try to repair it? Remove everything Teflon coating inside the barb area and on the barb? Or what? Ultra newb here.


BTW It wouldn't be me paying for the new rad. So eh.
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a rx360 is still one of the best rads to get.
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a rx360 is still one of the best rads to get.
yeah I know but if there is anything better as it is not on my dime now would be the time to get it.
post #39 of 40
Jab-Tech is offering to replace it? WOW, cool!

Anyways, I would seal the radiator back up with the white plugs it came with, and then put it into a sink (while it has air inside of it). Anywhere you see bubbles = leak.


Did you make sure that there was an o-ring on the barb?

EDIT: RX360 is the best radiator for your needs, I'd stick with it.
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Jab-Tech is offering to replace it? WOW, cool!

Anyways, I would seal the radiator back up with the white plugs it came with, and then put it into a sink (while it has air inside of it). Anywhere you see bubbles = leak.


Did you make sure that there was an o-ring on the barb?

EDIT: RX360 is the best radiator for your needs, I'd stick with it.
Yeah I did use O rings. lol

Before I ship it out I will do a leak test and tell them where the problem was.

And ok rx360 it is then. :3
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