Preparing the Backplate
On the Intel backplate, move all four sliders to their outermost positions for Socket 1366.
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Installing the Backplate
Install the Intel backplate on the rear of the motherboard as oriented in the video. Please ensure the sliders fit into the holes and the backplate of CPU socket fit within the cut-out of the Intel backplate.
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Installing the Standoffs
From the front of the motherboard, install the four Socket 115X/1366 standoffs.
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Installing the Pump
Place the pump with the retention bracket onto the CPU. Ensuring the standoffs go through the holes on the bracket and securely apply the thumbscrews.
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Mounting the Radiator and Fans
For mounting in which the radiator fits directly onto the case, please install the fan(s) first using the 30mm fan screws.
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Mounting the Radiator and Fans
Use the 5mm case screws and washers to mount the radiator.
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Connecting the Power Cable Set
Connect the power cable set to the pump.
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Connecting the Pump Tach
Connect the 3-pin connector on the power cable set to the 4-pin CPU_FAN connector on the motherboard.
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Powering the Fans
Connect the fan cable to the first fan connector on the power cable set with 4 pins. Use the remaining fan connectors as needed.
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Connecting the SATA Power Cable
Connect the SATA power cable on the power cable set to the SATA power cable from the power supply.
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Connecting the USB Cable
Connect the Mini-USB cable from the pump to an available USB 2.0 internal connector on the motherboard.
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YOU'RE DONE!
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