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Old April 24, 2013, 10:20 AM
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Originally Posted by rjbarker View Post
I had the same problem a number of yrs ago with an X58 I7 920 set-up.
I would say your Mobo is the culprit, likey bent CPU Socket pin/a

Rip it apart remove the CPU and use a magnifying glass to inspect your Pins. Consider a Mobo RMA.
OMG.. is it really the problem???

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Originally Posted by great_big_abyss View Post
If it IS bent pins, wouldn't he be SOL? AFAIK RMA's are rejected because of bent pins...correct me if I'm wrong though.
SOL??

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Originally Posted by igot6strings View Post
If so, a small zip tie works well for unbending bent pins. Soft enough to not dmg any other pins yet strong enough to unbend the bent ones.
Looks like a hard work to do...
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