Solved Transferring CPU to new MoBo (and case) Tags: Thermal Compound CPUs Motherboards Cases Heatsinks Last response: April 15, 2014 6:22 PM in CPUs Share jdlivegamers April 15, 2014 6:01:51 PM As I am transferring the CPU and heatsink to a new case and motherboard. Will I be required to apply new thermal paste? If so, are there any links to buy you recommend? More about : transferring cpu mobo case Reply to jdlivegamers Best solution Ubrales a c 105 à CPUs a c 104 V Motherboard April 15, 2014 6:20:58 PM Yes, it is better to clean off the old thermal compound and apply new. Use Arctic Silver 5. - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA4DA... The CPU needs to be carefully dropped into the socket and secured before the heatsink is installed (with Arctic Silver 5). Reply to Ubrales Share jdlivegamers April 15, 2014 6:22:49 PM Thank you! Reply to jdlivegamers m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedNew CPU and MOBO around 600-700 for a new case, mobo, and cpu for gaming? Forum Solvedtransferring motherboard to new case: compatibility problems Forum SolvedTransferring old HDD and SSD into new PC with new Mobo Forum Solvedtransferring HDD and SSD to new mobo Forum SolvedNew Mobo, CPU, & Case: seeking advice for first build of a workstation Forum SolvedWill my old hard drive transfer well w/ new mobo and CPU? Forum SolvedNew MOBO, CPU, RAM,..old case, HD and PS? Forum Transferring components to new case and upgrading Forum Fs. Case, Mobo and Cpu. Brand new. Cheap Forum Solvedcpu cooler for MSI a88xm gaming MOBO with case CM k350 Forum New MOBO + CPU in my XP case - Upgrade to Windows 7 Forum New case and mobo or new cpu? Forum SolvedCase Fan Into CPU_Fan on mobo? Forum SolvedCPU/MOBO/Mid Tower Case - Best options? Forum New CPU, Case, Mobo. Forum SolvedWill this new PSU work with my current mobo and case? Forum SolvedCPU fan is too large for case and shorting MOBO. Can I file down heat sinks? Forum SolvedIs this PC build alright for few years? Will I be able to change GPU or CPU w/o buying new Mobo? Forum SolvedNew desktop not displaying on monitor. Problem between mobo and cpu? Forum SolvedTime for a system overhaul. (CPU, RAM, Mobo, and Case) ~ $200 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !