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My Mb sensor is broken

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it thinks its 80 c, but it is barely warm when i have my finger there for a few seconds. its annoying because at 106 c my motherboard beeps when that should be around 70 c. how can i end the beeping, i ended it using right click computer going to beep and disable but that didnt do the trick. can i just take off the beeper?
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Some beepers are removable, others are not. Removable or not, anything can be removed with a soldering iron....if you don't care about the warranty.

You can RMA it.

If your the adventurous type with a lot of spare time, you can replace the thermal diode if you can find it and have soldering skills.

Removing the beeper won't hurt it.
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How do I remove the beeper?
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Find the beeper, is it removable? Umm...it looks like a piezoelectric buzzer.

Next question: If it's not removable, how far are you willing to go to remove it? Honestly, once i was doing R&D work for a electronics firm..and a device had a beeper that was driving me nuts. lol. So i crushed it with a pair of pliers, then un-soldered each pin individually. lol, I put a new one in at a later point when the prototype was nearing completion.
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