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I just set up a waterkooling kit for the first time and it leaked from the rad with some water falling into the PSU, the PSU didn't turn on five minutes after and I tried it again a bit after but I heard a crispy noise, is it still under Seasonic's warrantly or is it void? Also is it dead?
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Umm....
When electronics get wet, the first thing you DONT want to do is turn them on to test them. Thats is what you did. It had hope, but that crackling noise is probably the short circuiting. You can try to contact seasonic but water damage after a short circuit is usually imprinted into the board... find out from others about that.
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1. does it work? if so skip to 5
2. RMA
3. test it with paper clip
4. cry
5. keep using it
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This whole watercooling thing has turned into a huge mess now. Hopefully Seasonic can still RMA it, now I won't be able to use my PC for weeks.
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