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How do I remove a stripped screw on the GTX 580. It's not a Torx screw, it's the one holding in the chrome backplate with the DVI connectors etc... I need to get it off to put my waterblock on.
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pic of how bad?
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post #3 of 41
Try the rubber band trick. Shown here..
post #4 of 41
Use a rubberband. Trust me.
post #5 of 41
Thread Starter 
Rubber band is not working. I'll keep trying it... I'm about to just snap the fan off and not care.
post #6 of 41
If it's partly out already, use pliers.
post #7 of 41
Dont have a stripped screw removal kit? I have 3 of em and they come in handy at times like this...
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No I don't. Where can I get one?

This is stupid.
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