Desk PC Water Cooling Maintenance Vlog

  • Published on Apr 9, 2018
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    It's been 16 months since we built the desk PC... And it's been running nonstop ever since. What horrors await Linus when he cleans it?
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Comments • 2 817

  • Long Le
    Long Le 21 hour ago

    This episode is quite sexual

  • Sneaky
    Sneaky Day ago

    9:39 *Isopropyl Alcohol drips off Graphics Card*

  • Roberto Hradec
    Roberto Hradec Day ago

    can't you add some bleach to the water? or some swimming pool salts to prevent the gunk?
    I bought some swimming pool salts at Canadian Tire to add on the water of our inflatable pool, and we didn't had to replace the water for almost the whole summer. It really does the job!
    I think it would prevent a lot of "slimy" stuff accumulating...

  • Purpl3 Grape
    Purpl3 Grape Day ago

    You think cleaning your bong is annoying?!?! Think again...

  • Mitchell Vaughn
    Mitchell Vaughn 3 days ago

    Surprising the entire desk is your pc...(by the look of it)

  • ALMN8U
    ALMN8U 3 days ago

    why do people not bleed out the air in pc water cooling systems?

  • MaxSilvester
    MaxSilvester 4 days ago

    replace the water with vodka so nothing can grow in it

  • Oliver Helenius
    Oliver Helenius 6 days ago

    There is so many sex jokes

  • Rocket
    Rocket 8 days ago

    Add automotive antifreeze good for 100k miles

  • Alex Buss
    Alex Buss 10 days ago

    I’m off to clean my pc

  • -Niloow-
    -Niloow- 11 days ago

    Thank god they linked the toothbrush. I was coming to the point to replace the one I got from my mom and I had no idea were she gets those things

  • Cathelltube
    Cathelltube 14 days ago

    8:57 That's what she said!!!!

  • elmeme88
    elmeme88 15 days ago

    Now I'm NEVER going to have a water cooled PC

  • Marcel Botes
    Marcel Botes 15 days ago

    I hate cleaning out the pc, but it's so satisfying when it's done. :-)

  • Joshua Nagel
    Joshua Nagel 17 days ago

    3:25 Linus is smoking a bong

  • MadMaxGmbH
    MadMaxGmbH 18 days ago

    *NeVeR cHaNgE a RuNnInG sYsTeM*

  • Space Man
    Space Man 19 days ago

    love how everyone says i wouldnd recommend blowing the water out... we all do it. there is no other way to do it lol

  • daysErlock
    daysErlock 20 days ago

    "Eeww... you wanna smell it?" Lol

  • Terry Tong
    Terry Tong 21 day ago

    And after all these shit. Still the same old shitty Windows 10 .

  • Boom Town
    Boom Town 23 days ago

    Try using primo chill vue. It cleans you loops and waterblocks.

  • Roman Abdolus
    Roman Abdolus 23 days ago

    Wanted to build a water cooled system. Emphasis on wanted.

  • Alan Crome
    Alan Crome 23 days ago

    "It's like what it does" - Linus 2018 (insert lude comment before Linus quote)

  • Frank R. Haugen
    Frank R. Haugen 24 days ago +1

    Could a HEPA filter be used on PC fans?? I must Google it

  • Efren Cales
    Efren Cales 24 days ago

    At first of this ultimate DIY thingy it was HOWOW AMAZING... and then taadaah maintenance... OHH really a hell.... then now nope i wont buy nor make naaaa. I will stick my lovely lappy. But i love your video atleast we learned... thanks linus and team.

  • Matthew Thompson
    Matthew Thompson 24 days ago

    wouldn't that cracked pump be pulling air into the loop?.

  • Bob Saget
    Bob Saget 25 days ago

    It is corrosion... water is a solvent :)

  • Bob Saget
    Bob Saget 25 days ago +9

    Absolute Hell... Brought to you by Thermaltake... not the best plug lmao

  • Vegemite Australia
    Vegemite Australia 25 days ago

    Use vodka

  • E gO
    E gO 25 days ago

    Forgot to wear your cowboy gear 😅

  • new color new name
    new color new name 25 days ago

    when he tosses the s9s at 0:22, thats what i would do if i knew that it wouldnt break

  • JDButter Animations
    JDButter Animations 26 days ago

    All of these sexual jokes probably ruined someone's jack off session lol

    • Lipscomb
      Lipscomb 19 days ago

      JDButter Animations lol stfup bitch

  • RecKLesS
    RecKLesS 26 days ago

    8:14 “spit really is nature’s lube... I mean not for this..” 😂😂

  • spadesshadow
    spadesshadow 27 days ago

    Do you have to do maintenance on closed loop water coolers?

  • LinkinPark4Ever1996
    LinkinPark4Ever1996 27 days ago

    Why did they stupidly use water instead of special coolant?

  • Vycktore Elite
    Vycktore Elite 27 days ago

    This guy is very grumpy lol 😂

  • wosko
    wosko 27 days ago

    6:57 That's right, Linus, scratch the plastic so bacteria gathers in the grooves and creates worse staining. :B

  • Davinator
    Davinator Month ago

    dont have watercooled but still watching

  • Destinyflea
    Destinyflea Month ago

    8:40 HAHAHAHA feels bad

  • Justin B 2012
    Justin B 2012 Month ago

    At 8:55 was the PC still on or was the dust being blown out causing current? :o saw the PCI lights on for a brief second

  • harvard james
    harvard james Month ago

    ...and that's why you don't destroy very expensive video cards to "water cool them"...If you pay $800 + for a video card...the fans that are built into the card better cool it....just sayin'

  • Great White
    Great White Month ago

    Air-cooling keeps looking better and better.

  • CoSm1c gAm3r
    CoSm1c gAm3r Month ago

    Water cooling looks like a PAIN!
    Air cooling is the best. All I need is to use vacuum cleaner and that is all :)

  • DarkerMS
    DarkerMS Month ago

    Maxine was the one filming this video, she now has proper grounds for sexual harassment lol

  • C F
    C F Month ago

    Does this happen to AIO's like my NZXT Kraken X62 280mm CPU Heatsink? You can't take apart those AIO's... So does that mean you have to buy a new one after a couple years?

  • Dustin Meier
    Dustin Meier Month ago

    So, still didn't add a maintenance drain valve or a fill\purge? I thought for sure that as much as you talked about how much of a PITA is was to drain and fill the system that you would have addressed the issue here...

  • Luke Meunier
    Luke Meunier Month ago

    How has it got that dirty in a year!?

  • Tin Foil Tuxedo
    Tin Foil Tuxedo Month ago

    can you just use a clean air pump or something to push everything out?

  • Synaris
    Synaris Month ago

    8:42 was just golden

  • [FuZion] RealPieDiePew Robloxian

    *_O P T I M A L P E N E T R A T I O N_*

  • CjBro
    CjBro Month ago

    Love the Desk PC concept and have full intentions of making my next build in maybe custom built or modified existing table. Just stuck with cabling, so if you could list extension cable for the setup would be appreciated or better still if ya got a bunch of cables etc laying around out back feel free to throw them in a box and send the down to me ;). Great channel guys I watch 99.9% of all your videos and live broadcasts. Keep up the good work and stay cool...

  • kal el
    kal el Month ago

    Should there be a di filter? I work on lasers, many of them have water cooled component's. We use di water and a di filter. Never had to clean anything out.

  • John David
    John David Month ago +3

    You should've upgraded that PC along with cleaning too.

  • Gakim Marak
    Gakim Marak Month ago


  • John Douglas
    John Douglas Month ago

    you didn't have a coil of silver in the loop either, did you? tut tut.

  • blacksapphire
    blacksapphire Month ago

    "hey the water that we are using is ruining our cooling loop... lets use it again!"

  • Nikos Kalantzis
    Nikos Kalantzis Month ago

    "...galaxy s9"
    *casually tosses them*

  • luca kro
    luca kro Month ago

    Ey if you use an s9 to cover something ugly up send that phone to me and ill send you an extra hoodie

  • Universes
    Universes Month ago

    why is there static in the audio everytime he talks, it's so bad.

  • ZombiesMasta
    ZombiesMasta Month ago

    that case is fucking discusting xD (the sponsored case)

  • Bezzegh Adam
    Bezzegh Adam Month ago

    hell, brought to you by Thermaltake

  • DPlays
    DPlays Month ago

    that wall! I love it, definitely goes on my list to do in my place ;]

  • Abelitro
    Abelitro Month ago

    Love this guy, I learn so much from him.

  • Blurred
    Blurred Month ago

    It's so awkward listening to this with another tab open :)

  • Rickard Johansson
    Rickard Johansson Month ago

    Plot twist: The reservoir was really his penis pump

  • Derp playz
    Derp playz Month ago

    Nani hell is brought to you by thermal take?!

  • Vlog Master
    Vlog Master Month ago

    Spit really is nature’s lube

  • Nunya _
    Nunya _ Month ago

    Walmart sells a battery powered cleaning brush (think super-sized tooth brush) for about $10 that's amazing for cleaning. Uses AA batteries.

  • Phreaky Pyro
    Phreaky Pyro Month ago

    i doubt linus or his staff will see this message but i just wanted to tell them and everyone else this has become my absolute favorite youtube channel to watch/listen to thank you for all the great videos you have made me so happy and i have actually learned quite a bit. also i love scrapyard builds :P it makes me sick thought some of the other builds you do like the bit coin farm builds so much money oh my... and i thought my like $2,700 desktop was a lot... anyways peace guys thanks linus and the whole staff!!! you are all awesome!

  • Jort Jelsma
    Jort Jelsma Month ago

    absolute hell brought to you by thermaltake :3

  • Ceydrek Oquias
    Ceydrek Oquias Month ago

    Linus: Oh it smells ugh, you wanna smell it? Yvonne: No

  • Ceydrek Oquias
    Ceydrek Oquias Month ago

    Linus: let's just spit on it to lube it up,spit really is nature's lube man😂😂

  • Ceydrek Oquias
    Ceydrek Oquias Month ago

    7:32 Linus: has to be thinner for optimal penetration. Jake:WHAT?

  • Ceydrek Oquias
    Ceydrek Oquias Month ago

    7:22 I just need a reely long stiff object 😉 WTH is that linus

  • craig parrott
    craig parrott Month ago

    There's a product called Evan's waterless coolant it's use in the high-end automotive industry Jay Leno use it exclusively for all his cars because its non-corrosive the stuff last forever after 50000 miles it looks like you just put it in so you might want to try it over distilled water

  • Bergatrollet
    Bergatrollet Month ago

    How to smoke dem pc drugs 3:21.

  • Dred Nocks
    Dred Nocks Month ago

    a table full of cooling and no PC on de ground.....lube hole's for nothing

    • Dred Nocks
      Dred Nocks Month ago

      it wood not be nice to work on a freezing table

  • 1so Static
    1so Static Month ago

    Can you cool a PC with Evans automotive racing coolant?

  • Law Wen Jun
    Law Wen Jun Month ago

    (After Watching Part 3 of DIY Desk PC): OMG i soooo want to get that
    (After watching Water Cooling Maintenance): Uhm... nah

  • Tyler Coates
    Tyler Coates Month ago

    Why not use something designed for cooling, like car coolant? Genuine question, I don't know much about water cooling. Everything he said here is basically one of the many reasons cooling systems use a dedicated coolant, instead of water.

  • Choice777
    Choice777 Month ago

    Water cooled just doesn't float my boat.

  • Benjamin Jones
    Benjamin Jones Month ago

    With GPU, acquire pure nickle, melt it, and then paint it onto the blocks

  • naju332
    naju332 2 months ago

    why not use ultra pure water?

  • M Jearl Vinot
    M Jearl Vinot 2 months ago

    WOW…..just WOW

  • Carlos Parra
    Carlos Parra 2 months ago

    Galaxyjk s9's and that sort of things hahaha

  • Thugger The GOAT
    Thugger The GOAT 2 months ago

    How the hell did he make that wall? so dope

    • ADC Bot
      ADC Bot 2 months ago

      They got some old motherboards spray painted them white, and then glued them to the wall.

  • Spiker logixo
    Spiker logixo 2 months ago


  • Joseph Stalin
    Joseph Stalin 2 months ago

    2:09 that's how much dust my pc accumulates in a year

  • Doom Nic
    Doom Nic 2 months ago

    Oh my god the amount of inuendos in the video.

  • TTBOn00bKiLleR
    TTBOn00bKiLleR 2 months ago

    do all watercoolers have a secret desire to be a plumber?

  • Filip P.K
    Filip P.K 2 months ago

    Try vodka instead of water

  • Liam Elkins
    Liam Elkins 2 months ago

    funny sex jokes 101 with linus

  • Jeff Harder
    Jeff Harder 2 months ago

    wow linus how do you get so much shit in your loop......?? running water for 4 years never seen green let alone that 18mo fluid switch dazmode protector 99% ipa and distilled

  • iTzMilkyWay
    iTzMilkyWay 2 months ago

    Welcome to Linus cleaning a pc while making too many innuendoes

  • NKProductions2014
    NKProductions2014 2 months ago

    How does a loop get dirty in the first palce?
    Its all sealed i dont get how it get dirty inside the loop where the water is

  • Roy Beales
    Roy Beales 2 months ago

    That Desk Is Really Awesome.

  • AlphaGaming AG
    AlphaGaming AG 2 months ago

    Absolute Hell brought to you by thermaltake

  • Александър Борисов

    What’s the monitor?

    • ADC Bot
      ADC Bot 2 months ago

      I'm pretty sure it's the LG 38UC99

  • James Mulvey
    James Mulvey 2 months ago

    When he didnt tighten the manifold screws diagonally from each other i cringed😂

  • thesarv88
    thesarv88 2 months ago

    I wonder if using some automotive antifreeze would prevent a lot of the corrosion occurring.

  • Kostanj42
    Kostanj42 2 months ago

    air for life xd