Re: dead, dying cpu..
strange case however, CPU shouldnt have effected as CPU only dies due to over heat, which in that case wasnt possible as intel come with thermal diodes.
can you get similar pin CPU and test on your system?
Intel Core2Quad 2.66Ghz 12MB L2-Cache
4096MB DDR Kingston Hyper-X
XFX 9600GT AlphaDog
Seagate 2 X 320GB SATA2
LG L246WH Flatron 24"