Reapply thermal paste when getting new mobo? Tags: CPUs Heatsinks Thermal Compound Last response: February 1, 2012 5:19 AM in CPUs Share computernewb a b à CPUs February 1, 2012 5:12:21 AM hi. im getting a new mobo but keeping the same cpu/fan/heatsink. should i reapply thermal paste or just put the whole thing as is on the new mobo? (its been a year and a half since i first got the cpu) thanks! More about : reapply thermal paste mobo amuffin a c 185 à CPUs February 1, 2012 5:16:26 AM Reapply. Whenever you take a heatsink off always reapply. m 0 l sarinaide a b à CPUs February 1, 2012 5:19:21 AM Clean and reapply, unless you are lazy, in which case get another to do it for you. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWould I need to clean and re-apply new thermal paste? Forum SolvedReapply thermal paste on new CPU attached a day before? Forum Should I reapply thermal paste if my CPU gets too hot? Forum SolvedHelp Computer is getting no signal after reapplying thermal paste? Forum SolvedRe-apply thermal paste? Forum SolvedIs it safe if I don't re-apply my thermal paste again? Does thermal paste affect physical memory? Forum SolvedDo I need to reapply thermal paste Forum SolvedDo I need to reapply thermal paste??? Forum Solveddo i need to reapply thermal paste?? Forum SolvedAccidentally removed heatsink, reapply thermal paste? Forum SolvedDo I need to reapply thermal paste? Forum SolvedReapply Thermal Paste ? Forum Solvedcoolermaster hyper 212 evo jiggled a bit when putting second fan on.. should i take off and reapply thermal paste? Forum SolvedMight I need to reapply the thermal paste? Forum SolvedDo I need to reapply thermal paste? Forum SolvedHigh temps for 3570k? Do i need to reapply thermal paste or heatsink? Forum SolvedHeatsink slid,do I need to reapply the thermal paste Forum SolvedHow should I re-apply thermal paste on a water block Forum SolvedDo I need to reapply thermal paste after replacing cooler? Forum SolvedDo i need to apply a new thermal paste after removing the mobo? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !