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A friend who bought my E6600 is using the Ultra 120 and is getting idle temps of 62c @ stock 2.4Ghz and his PC has restarted a few times. I used the Zalman 9700LED and had idle temps of 35c @ 3.4Ghz so something is far from normal.

Is the Ultra 120 supposed to use a 120mm fan as compulsory? As he isn't using one...
 
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reseed the hs, something is wrong unless he lives in the desert
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Yep sounds like a bad seating or not enough/too much TIM.

Oh well if he isn't using a fan then that's probably why

You should only use those passive if you're undervolting or have leet airflow.
    
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