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Old 01-05-2006, 04:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have an Asus a8n-e mobo and a zalman cnps7000b-cu heatsink and every time i mount it the motherboard will not boot with it on. WHen i use the stock amd fan it boots...Anyone know why?
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The heatsink could have been improperly made thus casuing a short when it turns on, make sure you connecting the 3 prong fan plug into the CPU fan outlet.
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Yea my guy does this for a living he's a technical consultant and said it wont boot with this particular heatsink....He said its faulty ...Is he right>
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Yea its faulty. If it works with any other heatsink then that one, then thats definitly a clue. Uh... Lol...
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yea what heatsink do you think i should invest my money in...Zalmans are well known and have a respectable name...
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