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Question Stock cpu cooler dell opti 3470

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Hi guys. I have a optiplex 3470 which has a i5 8400 installed. I am about to buy a new micro atx Motherboard Will the stock cpu cooler fit on the new board or is it dell only ? Thanks
 

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Dell Optiplex 7010 DT motherboard uses proprietary fan headers. You will not be able to reuse fans on new motherboard (including cpu fan).

TLDR - CPU cooler will fit. Fan connector will not fit.
thanks for the quick response. i can remove and reuse the CPU though right ? with a new cooler
 
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