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Old 10-14-2006, 03:57 AM   #11
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Default Re: 6600GT GPU Core Temp

The threshold for a 6600GT is 145C mate, your well within the range.

Is the card under warranty? If so, I'd contact the manufacturer or the supplier. I would NOT change the thermal paste or the heatsink if its under warranty, as that would destroy the warranty.

How many case fans do you have?

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Old 10-14-2006, 05:48 PM   #12
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Default Re: 6600GT GPU Core Temp

Yeah the threshold is 145C, I still don't like getting anywhere near it .

Yeah I've got 3 case fans, 1 rear exhaust, 1 side intake, and 1 front intake. The side intake virtually pushes air straight onto the gfx card and cpu. Yes, it is still under warrenty, if I notice any performance problems because of the temperatures, ill just contact the supplier.

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