Looking for a cooler to replace stock AMD cooler without removing back Tags: Cooling AMD Motherboards Overclocking Product Last response: December 19, 2011 3:38 AM in Overclocking Share fuggles December 15, 2011 10:15:27 PM I don't want to remove my motherboard and backplate What cooler can I just add on ?? with the remaining backplate there ?? What are my options ? Of course this is after I remove the stock AMD cooler More about : cooler replace stock amd cooler removing back kajabla a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking December 15, 2011 10:36:28 PM I don't think that's possible. Backplates are generally proprietary. You'll just have to throw an hour at it. fuggles December 16, 2011 12:46:33 AM are there any clip on coolers ?? for AMD 3 bracket Related resources Looking to buy a Corsair H105 to replace the intel stock cooler. - Forum AMD 4170 overheating without OC on stock cooler - Forum Removing AMD FX 4170 stock cooler help - Forum Replacing stock CPU cooler - bracket on mobo back? - Forum Replace stock CPU cooler? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kajabla a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking December 16, 2011 1:10:32 AM Not that I know of. They really don't perform as well, so nobody makes them. deadon2 December 16, 2011 1:25:52 AM I just did one for the first time. Not a big deal. Went from AMD cooler from my 955 to a Xigmatek. Cooler temps, and silent compared to the stock one. andywork78 December 16, 2011 1:49:02 AM Corsair H100 - don't need to remove back... davcon a b À AMD a c 117 V Motherboard a c 183 K Overclocking December 16, 2011 2:46:05 PM Here's a few. Arctic Cooling Freezer 13 http://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Cooling/CPU+C... Arctic Freezer 13 Pro http://www.box.co.uk/Arctic_Freezer_13_Pro_High_Perform... Arctic Cooling Freezer 13 PRO CO http://www.dabs.com/products/arctic-cooling-freezer-13-... Cooler Master Hyper TX3 Evo http://www.scan.co.uk/products/coolermaster-hyper-tx3-e... Coolermaster TX3 http://www.play.com/PC/PCs/4-/17197616/-/Product.html?s... megamanx00 a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking December 16, 2011 3:47:19 PM A 92mm Xigmatek cooler would be the way to go if you don't want to remove the backplate. It's a great value for the money XIGMATEK LOKI SD963 $24.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Just make sure to properly clean off your old thermal paste and apply new stuff. kajabla a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking December 17, 2011 2:45:35 AM I had to take off the backplate for my SD963... megamanx00 a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking December 19, 2011 3:38:45 AM my SD964 worked fine with the included lever on my AM2+ board. Of course, now I know it would have been better go with the larger 120mm cooler and take out the rather useless fan on the side panel, but live and learn Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed to replace CPU stock cooler? Forum SolvedWould it be a good idea to replace the stock fan on my cpu cooler ? Forum SolvedNew Thermal Paste and back up fan (Found One lol) 80c idle > 38c Idle, is this acceptable for a stock cooler? Forum SolvedRemoving Stock Intel Cooler From i7 3770k Forum [AMD] Replacing fan on stock cooler? Forum SolvedReplace stock CPU cooler? Noise! Forum Amd Stock cooler replacment help! Forum SolvedIs the stock cooler for the AMD FX-8350 good enough for overclocking? Forum SolvedAMD stock cooler problem Forum Solved3770k without overclocking - can i use the stock cooler ? Forum SolvedIs Cooler Master Hyper TX3 EVO Cooler is better than Stock CPU cooler of AMD FX 8350 Processor Forum SolvedLooking for a quiet easy cpu cooler to install something thats as easy as to install as stock Forum SolvedAMD 120W stock cooler very loud Forum SolvedShould I upgrade from stock AMD cooler or upgrade other stuff? Forum Solvedamd 8320 idle 38c stock cooler gaming 75c Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !