Solved CPU help Tags: CPUs Thermal Compound Motherboards Product Last response: September 3, 2011 10:52 PM in CPUs Share fpsx September 3, 2011 8:31:33 PM hi I like to know what do i need to "reuse" my old cpu in my new motherboard? I was thinking all i need is Arctic Silver 5 Thermal Compound - OEM But dont know. More about : cpu Ubrales a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard September 3, 2011 8:53:39 PM Welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums! If the old CPU is compatible with the new motherboard, then all you need is Arctic Silver 5 thermal compound. Make sure you clean off all residue of old thermal compound by using alcohol swabs. fpsx September 3, 2011 9:41:43 PM I think my AMD Athlon II X4 635 will work on ASRock 970 EXTREME4 AM3+.Can u tell me a good cheap cooler b/c i dont want to use my stock cooler its to dirty.Im thinking a $25 to $35 cheap cooler.thx Related resources Help upgrading my CPU /Video - Forum CPU and GPU can't decide for a first time gaming build. please help - Forum Help me understand CPU bottlenecks - Forum Hi. CPU not booting but the power is on and the fan is working. Help . - Forum MY CPU CHANGING CORE SPEED ALL THE TIME HELP !! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Ubrales a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard September 3, 2011 9:50:04 PM Take a look at this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Many more here: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=E... fpsx September 3, 2011 10:42:17 PM Best answer selected by fpsx. Ubrales a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard September 3, 2011 10:52:05 PM Thank you! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumRed CPU light on Motherboard! - PLEASE PLEASE HELP ! ForumCPU Upgrade Help for an Older MOBO ForumPlease help , CPU suddenly won't boot! ForumUpgrading cpu NEED YOUR HELP !!! :( ForumCPU Cooler Help . ForumNeed help getting my cpu temp lowered ForumCPU Core speed spiking down please help ! ForumCPU & GPU Combination Help ! ForumCPU overheating very quickly. HELP ! ForumHelp ! my CPU is playing up ForumHelp choosing best CPU for my motherboard? ForumNeed Help With CPU /Motherboard Bundle ForumMobo + CPU Help ! ForumPSU Help ForumCPU HELP! More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !