Reference Card Removal Tags: Graphics Cards Cooling Graphics Last response: June 23, 2011 8:12 PM in Graphics & Displays Share CasualNinja June 23, 2011 6:18:19 PM Is it possible to fully remove the outside of a reference card, so that i can put on an aftermarket cooler myself? If yes then how would i go about doing it? More about : reference card removal mactronix a c 130 U Graphics card June 23, 2011 6:56:31 PM Yes you can, the exact process is very slightly different from card to card but its not hard there are plenty of on line "How to" guides. if you are luck you will find the exact one for your card. Its not to hard at all. Mactronix CasualNinja June 23, 2011 7:36:33 PM I may be being a bit of an idiot, but i can't find any how to guides for this process. If it's not too much trouble, could you possibly point me in the direction of a removal guide for this GPU: http://www.scan.co.uk/products/1280mb-msi-gtx-570-40nm-... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mactronix a c 130 U Graphics card June 23, 2011 8:12:24 PM I cant find teh exact one for that model but this should show you what to do http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsSxTG0Kvn0&feature=rela... Mactronix Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumMSI GTX 670 reference idle temp way too high ForumMy PNY gtx 670 reference cooler is loud, what's the solution? ForumIs it best to buy reference graphics cards when watercooling ForumHD 7850 with reference PCB? ForumFactory OC'ed HD4890 artifacts unless I underclock it to reference ForumReference AMD 6870 or MSI 6870, or 560 TI?! Forum90-95C temps on reference ASUS HD5850 ForumSparkle gtx460 non- reference runs loud ForumIs this a reference radeon HD 6970 ForumAsus non- reference SLI Forum[Solved]MSI dust removal feature does not kick in Forum5850: Reference vs Custom ForumOld 8800GTX reference cooler maintenance ForumGTX 680 Reference Card ForumGainward GTX 670 Reference card temp questions ForumReference Coolers, and aftermarket coolers. ForumGtx 660 [non-ti] or Radeon HD 7850 ForumGood cheap graphics card for Shogun 2 and Skyrim ForumNew discrete video card with old 19" LCD ForumChanging the graphics card in my acer aspire l320 More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !