VGA LED solid red and no power to GPU/no display

MikeCrozza

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After purchasing a new GPU (XFX Radeon R9 270x)

When seated correctly in the motherboard the VGA LED is a solid red, there also appears to be no power going to the card as the fans aren't powering up...

Motherboard is an ASUS M5a97
 

MikeCrozza

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This problem also happened previously with a GTX 560 card...

My Specs:
PSU: Corsair builder series 600w
MoBo: ASUS M5A97 Pro
Graphics Card: XFX AMD R9 270x
CPU: AMD Phenom II x4 960T
RAM: Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz DDR3 (2x4GB)
 

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