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Old 07-24-2007, 01:00 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: any way to clean cpu ?? (dust )

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Um.. you did put new cooling paste on it after, right?

Whenever you remove a heatsink it's necessary to clean and repalce the thermal compound. For best results at any rate.

Also, whenever you blow compressed air into your fans, keep a finger on them so they don't spin at speeds they're not designed for.
thanks for that, I must keep in mind.. (well i have not replace the thermal compound.)

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Why in the world did you remove the heatsink to just clean it? Compressed air would clean it up pretty good by itself. Removing the fane to get under it I can see, but removing the whole heatsink...?
Well I think it's good idea to do that, well my cpu temperature is lower that usual.. ( it worked) fan and heatsink are attached together, and we can
deattache and just clean it because i did not want to see dust.. I just checked temperature CPU's - 40 and motherboard's 34 well i have attached case fan too, but when i did not have that( also with dust), it was CPU's 50 and motherboard 35/6/7,
isn't it good then ??
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