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Can I use Acetone or Turpentine to remove thermal paste?

If no, what should I use?
 

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LOL! Acetone... see a few issues with that, mainly its a form of acid. both are no's. Turps will leave a thin film like coating on your cpu, and stop thermal transfer working efficently, and Acetone.... lol. no, all you want is straight pure alcohol. you can get it from most electronics stores like Dicks Smiths or any were that sells electrical components. other than that, depending on the thermal paste your using, if its good quality stuff then id just wipe it off with a tissue and reapply new stuff
 

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No acetone, no turpentine. Just use plain old rubbing alcohol.

 
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