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Old 07-13-05, 01:57 AM   #13
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Default Re: BFG 6800GT OC Runs too hot..

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Originally Posted by Rytr
Contact BFG support and see what they suggest. IMO, your heatsink is not properly contacting the gpu and/or memory. If you fix the problem you might void your warranty. Although you could check for loose mounting screws as just a couple of loose screws could cause inadequate contact causing heat to build up.
If it's the dual fan unit it's no wonder.
I've had 2 BFG GT's and they both
run HOT with stock cooling.

If you notice BFG has went back to stock Nvidia cooling.
The IRQ thing is BS. The card is just getting to hot.

Get a Zalman and all will be fine.
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