Replacing the Thermal Module
IMPORTANT: Apply a suitable thermal grease and ensure all heat pads are in place before replacing the Thermal Module.
The following thermal grease types are approved for use:
- Silmore GP50
- Honeywell PCM45F-SP
- ShinEtsu 7762
The following thermal pads are approved for use:
• Eapus XR-PE
- Remove all traces of thermal grease from the CPU using a lint-free cloth or cotton swab and Isopropyl Alcohol, Acetone, or other approved cleaning agent.
- Apply a small amount of thermal grease to the centre of the CPU—there is no need to spread the grease manually, the force used during the installation of the Thermal Module is sufficient.
- Align the screw holes on the Thermal Module and 4. Replace the single Fan screw and the four Thermal Mainboard then replace the module. Keep the Module screws (in numerical order from screw 1 to module as level as possible to spread the thermal screw 4) to secure the Thermal Module in place. grease evenly.
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