NZXT Kraken X40 Installation Question

I am currently in the process of building a new PC and using water cooling for the first time in the form of a NZXT Kraken X40 on a MSI Gaming Z87 GD65 board. The power for the X40 pump and the radiator fan uses a 3 pin connector that must be connected to the CPU fan header (no auxiliary power - everything runs off of this 3 pin connector). I know how to connect a 3 pin to a four pin CPU fan header but my question is this:

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  2. ur6beersaway said:

    Right, but is there anything that needs to happen after that to ensure the pump is receiving full power all the time and that the CPU fan header isn't being throttled by lower voltage? Would setting the fan speed to 100 esure the proper voltage?
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