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If i remove my heatsink...reapply therm?

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I was just wondering If i remove my heatsink must i remove the thermal compound from the processor and heatsink and reapply the compound before I put the heat sink back on?
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Yes, you should always re-apply thermal compound after removing the heatsink. People will say their temperatures have been fine even without reapplying, but you will create air bubbles if you do not re-apply that can prevent you from having even lower temperatures.
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yes.
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Always!
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ok thank your. I will re apply it when the psu come in the mail the ebayer is being slow. and thank you fofr the repplies
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