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    DX58SO / IOH chipset acceptable temperatures

      I just finished building a new Core i7 PC, and my CPU temps are fine (33 at idle, 45 at load, case is around 45 regardless of load) but I noticed that without the optional fan, my IOH temps at idle are running into the 60s - 70s Celsius.  I originally didn't build the system with the fan because the documentation lists it as an optional part, but with the fan on, I've got idle temperatures down into the 50 C range.  My question is, what are acceptable temperatures for the IOH chipset?

      I do not want to cause long term damage to my board, so I'll keep the optional fan on, but I'd like a little clarification on this point.  I've not been able to find any documentation as to what an acceptable temperature range is, so I apologize in advance if this question has already been asked and answered.  Thanks in advance for your help.

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