Brand new 240 leaking out of the box.

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Tyson    0

I bought a liquid pro 240 cooler last weekend and went to install it tonight on my new build. When I removed the block from the box I noticed that there was liquid around the entrance to the hoses in the block (both sides) Please see photos. I believe that this may be defective and did not install it.
I am now stuck with a new cooler and no computer as I do not want to risk putting this in my machine and have it leak over everything and ruin all of my components. 

Is this a common problem?  I assumed it is the water from the cooler. But when I felt it it feels a bit like oil.





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Tyson    0

Ok. Thanks. 

I was thinking that it could be an oil or some kind of lubrication from the moving of the tubes on the block.   Not sure if this is normal or not. I've touched it and it felt like oil and the little amount that I wiped up hasn't come back. 

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