Solved Old CPU need new thermal compound help Tags: CPUs Thermal Compound Last response: August 28, 2011 5:08 AM in CPUs Share sunnyy August 27, 2011 7:21:02 AM Hi there!! Im going to reuse my old AMD Athlon II X4 635 cpu on my new ASRock 970 EXTREME4 AM3+ motherboard (never done this b4...but going to try) and i have some questions i'll like to ask. 1.) Is Arctic Silver 5 Thermal Compound - OEM best to use? 2.) What more do i need besides the Thermal Compound and Heatsink/Fan that im also going to reuse or should i buy a new one? More about : cpu thermal compound Best solution robin banks uk August 27, 2011 7:35:50 AM Arctic Silver 5 3.5g Thermal Paste! if you are going to use a cpu or cooler with paste on it will will need to use Arctic Silver ArctiClean 30ml Thermal material remover and thermal surface purifier Share henydiah a c 139 à CPUs August 27, 2011 10:42:25 AM - most people said like that , it's the best - and if you had it follow this guide to applied www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/274/3 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sunnyy August 28, 2011 5:08:03 AM Best answer selected by sunnyy. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCPU heat rising constantly after new thermal compound. Help? Forum Installing New CPU-Need thermal compound? Forum SolvedCPU overheat . Thermal Compound!!! Help Forum SolvedDirect contact cpu cooler needs thermal compound? Forum Solvednew thermal compound help Forum cleaning cpu? (old thermal compound) Forum CPU Overheating @ 75C + Applied new thermal compound Forum Ps3 repair,used as5 thermal compound on cpu n gpu chips,only lasts 3 weeks.need Forum Do I need to apply new thermal compound? Forum Need help on applying Thermal compound Forum SolvedHELP! THERMAL COMPOUND ON MoBo Forum Cooling the 6800GT: New Thermal Compound does help! Forum Solvedcpu cooler or thermal compound Forum SolvedHelp with upgrading my old system, need new cpu/mobo Forum SolvedHelp with upgrading my old system, need new cpu/mobo Forum SolvedDo intel cpu:s already have thermal compound on them? Forum SolvedDoes removing the heatsink without reapplying thermal compound cause CPU throttling? Forum SolvedEffects of thermal compound on CPU pins? Forum SolvedReplacing m/b, do I need to use new thermal paste on reinstall of CPU? Forum Solveddo i really need to add thermal compound..? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !