Thermal paste - Please help! Tags: CPUs Font Thermal Compound Heatsinks Last response: October 30, 2002 6:45 PM in CPUs Share jeffydaboy October 30, 2002 6:00:15 PM I am installing a new amd 2100+ and my thermal paste on my heatsink is dried up. Is this important? Will my chip get too hot if I dont reapply some paste? <P ID="edit"><FONT SIZE=-1><EM>Edited by jeffydaboy on 10/30/02 03:07 PM.</EM></FONT></P> More about : thermal paste killian2 October 30, 2002 6:45:19 PM Yes it is important. I would clean off your heatsink and reapply thermal paste to the die of your processor and you'll be ready to go. I just used the generic Silver Thermal Compound from Comp USA for my 2100+. Works great. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help please about thermal paste! Forum SolvedPlease! I Need help and tips on how to properly clean and apply thermal paste to heatsink and cpu! Forum SolvedSpilled Thermal Paste cleaner on CPU! Please help? Forum Solvedscrapped off thermal paste off processor... Please help Forum SolvedPlease help My thermal paste spilled over the top of CPU what should I do?? Forum SolvedPre-Applied Thermal Paste? Help Please! Forum SolvedPC not booting after thermal paste application,Urgent help please! Forum SolvedSpilled thermal paste, please help! Forum H50 and thermal paste question. please help Forum SolvedAH!! i got thermal paste on bottom of my i7 4790k HELP Forum SolvedPlease Explain Thermal Paste Forum Solvedgpu thermal paste help Forum SolvedThermal Paste Help Forum Solvedneed help fast Thermal paste between pins LGA1155 Forum SolvedThermal paste help Forum SolvedHelp with left over thermal paste residue on my cpu and heatsink Forum SolvedHELP With Cleaning Thermal Paste of CPU Forum SolvedThermal Paste Help Forum SolvedHelp Computer is getting no signal after reapplying thermal paste? Forum SolvedThermal paste help Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !