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How long does thermal paste last?

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I got a tube of MX-4 last year which has been sitting in a closet. Is it still good?
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mx4 should last you a long time..ive seen people take the heatsink off 5 years later and the mx4 is still wet
 
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If it's still viscous it should be good thumb.gif
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