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May 1, 2011 1:22:27 PM

hi.
i have a dual core athlon x2 4800+ @ 2,5 GHz on a Gigabyte GA-M61PME-S2 motherboardmn, 4 Gb RAM and ati 2400 hd gpu. problem is cpu overheats like crazy. while i'm writing this post the temperature is 30C (readings from everest). but if i'd go in a game, or install something, or do anything that uses a moderate amount of the CPU it will go in seconds to 60-70 and start to rise until hits 100-110 and goes into shutdown.
it's not the paste.. dust .. heatsink.. or whatever .. i've heard this 100 times .. cleaned . changed paste .. etc.
any solution? thanks

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May 1, 2011 1:24:26 PM

also psu : lpj9-23p @ 400W
May 1, 2011 1:28:30 PM

Which CPU cooler you have?
Check out you chassis fan configuration.
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May 1, 2011 1:34:20 PM

AC Freezer 64 Pro.
i had this problem also with stock cooler and thought changing it would work. not

"Check out you chassis fan configuration."
what exactly should i do?
May 1, 2011 1:43:32 PM

Chassis fan configuration means,is fan at good position(intake,exhaust),RPM of fans?
Check out your CPU cooler,is it properly fitted and clean.
May 1, 2011 1:45:17 PM

the fan configuration is fine. it's not the cooler.
May 1, 2011 1:46:29 PM

Thermal interface?
May 1, 2011 1:48:49 PM

thermaltake tg-2.
it's not the cooler .. or the paste .. or the dust.. or anything like that.
May 1, 2011 1:52:15 PM

All is fine,so i think you should replace your cooler with new one.
May 1, 2011 1:53:20 PM

i have replaced the stock cooler .. why replace it again?
May 1, 2011 1:58:07 PM

Do you think this cooler is sufficient?
Ok, do you try ever any spare coller instead this?
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