it did shut down like 30 times, and i kept turning it back on before i realized the fan wasnt working >.> at some points itd shut off within 10 second of turning it on, and sometimes itd get to the boot screen. youre saying it should be okay? i think i want to replace the CPU just for the hell of it.
I'm not sure, but if I had to bet one way or the other, I would say it's fine. (Do some stress tests and see how it does.