changed my cpu cooler and is causing problems

i changed my cpu cooler from the stock cpu cooler that comes with the amd fx-8350 to the ARCTIC Freezer Xtreme Rev. 2. now my hardware monitor tells me that my cpu is hot and my pc shuts off even though the air blowing out of my pc is alot colder than before which makes me think that it is working.I need to know whats happening it makes my pc useless because i cant use it for gaming and it a gaming pc build please help me!!!!
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  1. Did you apply the thermal paste properly?
  2. the ARCTIC Freezer Xtreme Rev. 2 came with thermal paste and i wiped my old thermal paste off so i dont think it would be a thermal paste issue
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