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 SolvedDirect contact cpu cooler needs thermal compound? Forum SolvedCPU overheat . Thermal Compound!!! Help 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 Solvedcpu cooler or thermal compound Forum SolvedDo intel cpu:s already have thermal compound on them? Forum SolvedHelp with upgrading my old system, need new cpu/mobo Forum SolvedHelp with upgrading my old system, need new cpu/mobo Forum SolvedReplacing m/b, do I need to use new thermal paste on reinstall of CPU? Forum SolvedDoes removing the heatsink without reapplying thermal compound cause CPU throttling? Forum SolvedEffects of thermal compound on CPU pins? Forum SolvedDo I need new thermal paste or a new cpu cooler Forum Cooling the 6800GT: New Thermal Compound does help! Forum SolvedCPU thermal compound Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !