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Issue solved. My fan wasn't running for some reason. I reseated the card and all is well.

My card is running at 112 while sitting idle.

I haven't changed anything recently, other than updating to 11.2. I know it's not ok to be running this hot, any ideas?
Edited by HappycoreDJ - 3/7/11 at 2:11am
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Ensure the HSF is actually making contact with the GPU
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Check if the fan is running at its normal speed or if it is running at all. Then I'll do what ^that guy said.
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DURRRRRRRRR. For some reason my fan wasn't spinning.......

Pulled the card out and reseated. All is well. Reps all around.
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