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 184 à CPUs February 1, 2012 5:16:26 AM Reapply. Whenever you take a heatsink off always reapply. 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources When to re-apply thermal paste > Forum Wondering if it's time to reapply Thermal Paste to my GPU Forum Should I reapply my thermal paste ? Forum Should I reapply thermal paste when... Forum Replacing heatsink do i need to reapply thermal paste Forum Do I need to reapply thermal paste ? Forum Do I need to re-apply thermal paste ? Forum Need help with reapplying thermal paste on stock Core I7 heatsink Forum Re-applying thermal paste to CPU Forum Reapply thermal paste even if PC was never on? Forum Should i re-apply thermal paste if i loosen the water block screws? Forum Reapplied THermal Paste , Now No POST or Video! Forum Do you need to re-apply thermal paste everytime you take off heatsink? Forum NEWBIE : Replacing CPU need to reapply thermal cpd? Forum How often should you reapply CPU thermal compound? Forum Thermaltake 850w PCI-E question Forum AX750 cpu not going into mobo Forum FM1 Mobo w/ A6 Proc Forum [Solved] Mobo cpu combo Forum I5 2500k on a h67 mobo? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !