thermal paste help

Forum discussion tagged with thermal paste help.
  1. Housaiga

    Question When should I replace/renew the thermal paste ?

    Should I be replacing my thermal paste? My cpu has been having overheating problems and I wonder if this is the culprit.
  2. Mattimanden

    Question How to proceed with thermal paste removal covering most socket pins tightly?

    Card: EVGA 1080TI FTW3 Block: EKWB FTC 1080 Nickel and plexi Old thermal paste: Thermal grizzly Kryonaut New thermal paste: Thermal Grizzly Hydronaut I've got an 6 year-old 1080ti which has been watercooled for the same amount of time and never changed thermal paste (flaming me is...
  3. R

    Question Need help with understanding whether or not I should be worried

    So look, even I think this is a dumb question but given my lack of experience with PC´s and CPUs in particular, I thought I see if someone could help. I bought a 5800x3D not long ago. I had to reapply thermal paster at least 4 times (had to remove my coolermaster to replace it for another air...
  4. RuddroKRM

    Question Cheap thermal paste recommendations for GPU ?

    Hello. I want to replace my Msi Geforce GTX970 4GD5T OC's thermal paste. Currently the temps goes up to 85C in gaming on 100% power limit,100% Fan speed and 91C temp limit on the MSI Afterburner. And It crosses 90C on Furmark stress test. I live in Bangladesh and it's really a hot country...
  5. E

    Question Thermal paste on the CPU

    I bought an i7 3770K but it came stained with thermal paste, although the rear of the CPU is clean (shown in pictures) Is it safe to put it in the motherboard? It won't explode? I don't want to Removed up the CPU or the Mobo, or both. Please help. View: https://imgur.com/lxU140k View...
  6. U

    Question Is HT-GY260 thermal past is Electricity Conductive?

    Give Ans Yes or No
  7. J3eeso

    [SOLVED] Thermal paste squeezed out at the edge of my processor although its a pre-applied thermal paste Ryzen 5 2600 with wraith cooler

    I was setting up my processor on my mobo and it was a little hard for me setting the cooler on top if the processor, it is my first build , i think i over-pressed the cooler on my processor somehow or tightened it hardly and the thermal paste got squeezed a little bit out of one side of the...
  8. N

    Question Redid Thermal Paste now PC won't start

    Removed previous paste waste with qtips and rubbing alcohol did a pea sized dot of thermal paste put the heatsink back on struggled to put the pins through but did. Now my pc will light up so will the keyboard and mouse however it does 3 beeps and the screen says no input. I will post...