Solved Asus pt6 overheating shut down Tags: Asus Intel i7 Shutdown Motherboards Processors Last response: March 4, 2010 11:23 PM in Motherboards Share don_33 March 4, 2010 11:11:41 PM I have a i7 920 processor on a asus pt6 motherboard 1.5 years old it started shutting down due to overheating it dosent even make it to boot any answers would be helpfull More about : asus pt6 overheating shut Best solution T_T a b Ĉ ASUS a c 108 V Motherboard March 4, 2010 11:17:21 PM Here are a few possibilities.. 1. Heatsink fan not spinning 2. Case fans not spinning 3. Heatsink became loose 4. Heatsink wasn't installed properly and as a result the thermal paste dried up 5. Overclocked CPU w/o sufficient cooling Share don_33 March 4, 2010 11:22:04 PM Best answer selected by don_33. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer don_33 March 4, 2010 11:23:01 PM I just checked the heat sink and indeed the thermal paste had dried up I thank you so much m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Asus G73 laptop overheating on high end games and shutting down. Forum SolvedCould a new graphics card shut my computer down suddenly after an hour or so? Overheating? Forum SolvedOverheating causing PC to shut down? Forum Processor Overheating and cold shut down Forum SolvedNot overheating shut down Forum SolvedNew build shutting down after heavy gaming, not over clocked, no overheating Forum shut down and overheating Forum SolvedWhat can be the problem my asus laptop shut down itself and not switching on Forum SolvedNew laptop GPU overheating and shutting down computer Forum SolvedLaptop won't shut down after installing 2nd HDD Caddy in Asus K55a Forum SolvedNotebook asus pc eee 900ha shut down after some minuts Forum SolvedShutting down without overheating... Forum ASUS Sabertooth 990fx R2.0 - CPU Red LED (from improper shut down) Forum SolvedOverheating then Shuts down. HELP ME Mr. IT People!!! Forum SolvedSony Vaio VPCF12 shuts down after very limited use and fan isn't running.... overheating issue? Forum Asus two finger scroll-up/down or left/right shut off after going to sleep Forum Radeon 6850 Overheating - Youtube Causes Shut Down Forum SolvedComputer Shutting Down Before Overheating During Games Forum SolvedAcer Aspire keeps shutting down, prob overheating Forum My computer keeps shutting down. Possible power supply/overheating issue. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !