- Sep 3, 2011
Make sure it's warm and don't pull too hard. Two people in this thread (myself included) have damaged the board while pulling it off too hard (by hitting and dislodging the power inductors). Just run prime95 before shutting it offSpartacus, what size Noctau fan is that? And when you removed the stock heatsink did you have to heat it? If so, how?