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Originally Posted by Xristo View Post
high temps = bad seating of the pump or applied thermal paste wrong .

I had to reseat the pump on my h50 many times before i got the temps i was after , its all trial and error .. I almost guarentee the block isnt making 100% contact with your cpu . If it was you would be ideling in the 20's on a core 2 duo with watercooling and load no higher than 45-50c on stock freq .

my i7 is ideling right now 29c at 4.3ghz using a h50 that has been lapped and so has my cpu .. I had to really tighten the pump down to get good contact , along with as5 thermal paste .

your sensors aren't stuck , thats false advise please to not listen to this . There were times when my temps were stuck like so .. its the way you mounted the pump , and the thermal paste trust me .

a watercooling loop only works as good as you make it work .

While your pc is on maybe stress testing , push and hold down on your pump against the cpu with a decent amount of force (without breaking anything) and see if your temps drop .. if they do , your mounting is bad .

how are you applying the thermal paste ? this can be a ***** to perfect .

Hate to let you know but intel cpus are known for stuck idle sensors most of the 45nm have the problem but not usualy stuck load sensors. My old q9550 had 2 sensors stuck one only went down to 34 other 37c and my i7 even has stuck sensors it wont idle lower then 34 on the cores but the tcase will drop into the 20s.
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