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Old 03-08-06, 05:30 PM   #7
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Default Re: Geforce 6800 GT Overheat?

Yes, take the face plate off and I bet your heatsink has a wall of dust. Mine was up about 10-15 degrees and that was the problem. Just blowing air with the face plat on will not do the trick. It's not your overclock, so much, as it is dust.

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