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Old 09-09-2010, 03:28 PM   #11 (permalink)
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re apply thermal grease on my gpu, but i never did in the first place, beause it was "an out the box into the pc" gpu...?
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YEs, you can remove the heatsink and reapply. The way they do it in factories is the cheap stuff.
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Old 09-09-2010, 03:36 PM   #13 (permalink)
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ahh

i may get some zalmon, and do it again,

so you dont think this is main problem?

ive got a spare gpu which i may stick in for a bit
but so far my pc hasnt crahsed today, yet
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my gpu temp has dropped a bit, how do i re do thermal grease though, i have a nvidia zotack 8500 gt I BELIEVE
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You have to find out how to take off your heatsink. I can't get a good pic of it.
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ill work it out somehow,

any other suggestions as to what could cause this?

i may buy a new gpu anyway, its a bit old and outdated the one i have
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I have an 8800GTS. Working fine.
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