Compatibility and Installation Tips
These two coolers are installed exactly the same way as Nexus FLC-3000, although they have stricter requirements regarding the available free space in the area around the CPU socket:
Since the distance from the cooler central axis to the ends of the curved heatpipes is 67 mm, XiR-2300 and XiR-3500 can only be installed one way onto our DFI LANPARTY DK X48-T2RS mainboard with an LGA775 socket: with the heatpipe ends turned towards the back of the system case. There were no compatibility issues of any kind on Asus P6T Deluxe (LGA1366), as it has more freedom around the CPU socket, so you can install these coolers any way you want. You can download the installation instructions from the official company web-site (PDF file, 1.74 MB).
The fans of all three coolers discussed in this review are equipped with two orange LED lights: