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EK WATERBLOCK Problem

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Will EK fix a 6970 wb? I didnt know u didnt have to take the actual waterblock apart, and now i tried to put it all together but there is a gap where water will leak, its only one spot, or am i SOL and just buy another WB?
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post #2 of 3
if its leaking om guessing you didnt get the sealing ring back in right, open it, out some hot water on it and stretch it into place properly

if i remeber right taking them apart voids the warranty, not sure though
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When you buy a gpu block from EK they have a little sticker on the top and the block thats guaranteeing you it wont leak from the manufacture. But once you open it this isnt the case as you may have not set the o-rings properly. Taking the top off does not void the warranty. But best bet is to email them before doing anything more.

Post pics just be patient putting the o-ring in right
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