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post #11 of 49
even an unplugged psu has the possibility of being damaged/shorted because the psu's large internal capacitors hold a charge for a very long time. next time remove or shield the psu while leak testing.
post #12 of 49
i always put a CD cover over my psu fan hole while leak testing, covers it perfectly
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post #13 of 49
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Ok so somehow the X-750 PSU is still working, tested it this morning and it is running. Now to fix the rad so is it a better idea to RMA or just fix it myself and are you guys sure it is a damaged product? I will take pictures of the rad once it is taken out.
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You better hope that PSU doesn't go crazy later on... Thats one expensive PSU to replace. >.>
    
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post #15 of 49
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Ok so let me tell you guys my setup right now tell me if I did anything wrong anywhere...

Fans on top of rad in push.

Pump to Rad

Rad to CPU Block

CPU Block back to pump

Anything wrong?
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post #16 of 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by Wubble View Post
Ok so let me tell you guys my setup right now tell me if I did anything wrong anywhere...

Fans on top of rad in push.

Pump to Rad

Rad to CPU Block

CPU Block back to pump

Anything wrong?
Nope, nothing wrong with that loop order at all. Can you visibly see a puncture in the rad where that screw hole is, or was water leaking from that spot in particular?
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post #17 of 49
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Originally Posted by HAF_wit View Post
Nope, nothing wrong with that loop order at all. Can you visibly see a puncture in the rad where that screw hole is, or was water leaking from that spot in particular?
Sure,

First Pic is the spot where the rad leaked.


Side View of the leaked rad:


Top Down View of Rad:



Close view of leak:

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post #18 of 49
I would just rma it
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post #19 of 49
re-tighten the clamp on that one... or you can even try reseating the tube with the barb.

Happened to me the first time i tested my setup, and re-tightening the clamp worked... no leak since
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post #20 of 49
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Originally Posted by badatgames18 View Post
re-tighten the clamp on that one... or you can even try reseating the tube with the barb.

Happened to me the first time i tested my setup, and re-tightening the clamp worked... no leak since
But the leak did not come out of the tube, it came out from underneath the screw hole. Will this still help?
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