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New PC Overheating Help


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990xa-ud3, 965be, recycled drives and a 5570. problem is the cpu temps....55c IDLE!!

stock cooler, AS5. reseated, didn't help. TIM coverage fine. suggestions (other than DONT USE STOCK COOLER!) welcome
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Case? Case fans? Increased stock cooler speed in BIOS?


Distinguished Member
55C seems fine for a Phenom X4 965 Black with stock cooler, what's the load temperature and are you sure it's the CPU that's overheating?

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