If you have received a product including the LGA 1700 upgrade kit

Be careful to use correct standoffs with the correct backplate.


Using wrong standoff may lead to malfunction or even damage motherboard.

Compatibility issue does not apply to Liquid Freezer II with revised cover.

Motherboard Compatibility

A selection of motherboards interferes with the PCB cover of the water pump. This can be remedied by removing the PCB cover. For this, only two screws have to be loosened and the cover can be easily removed. The function and safety of the Liquid Freezer II is not affected.

Below is a list of motherboard which have been confirmed to have this problem.

How to Replace Cover?

Customers who submit proof of purchase of one of the affected motherboards will be elligible to receive a compatible cover free of charge upon request from ARCTIC. Replacement parts will be sent upon availability. Contact us here uses cookies, to give its readers the best website experience. In addition, some cookies are also set by third party services. Further information can be found in the Privacy Policy.

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