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New Video Card fan sometimes won't spin (in new self built pc)

\015 NVIDA N295GTX MSI graphics card fan sometimes won't spin making the idle tamp on the card go up to 70C.Sometimes the fan does spin up no problem and won't stop until next boot up, idle with the fan < 50C.I haven't over clocked anything.The PC and Vidcard are both about 2 weeks old.I'm wondering if I need to RMA the card/\015

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I would RMA the card if the fan refused to come on. When it is not on and you begin testing the card, does the fan come on at that point? How do you make the fan come on other than turning on your computer? If the fan isn't on to begin with, but comes on when you start playing a graphics intensive game I would not RMA the card unless Nvidia support suggests it.
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