Liquid Metal aftermath

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  1. BigBoss5090

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    Anyone experience anything weird after repasting with liquid metal? Last night my computer BSOD out of nowhere, upon investigation it was something with a memory issue but there is no indication that it could be possible as I swap different ram, also my computer did a weird thing where the HDMI audio and the internal speakers where defaulting on their own rapidly which I had to reboot in order to fix the problem, all of this little glitches happened after LM, wondering if someone has had a similar issue?
     
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    If you got any of it over electrical components, I'm amazed that the machine even boots to begin with.
     
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    this


    take off the heatsink and see what you got wrong
     
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    Is the repaste the only thing you did? You mentioned new RAM and I'm wondering if you also changed the ram during the repaste.
     
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    did you put tape around the CPU and GPU?
     
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    I should have been a little more specific, the glitches happened only 1 day and it has not done it since then, I did put the electrical tape around the die's as mentioned on the guide and I did not swap any components during this time, I wanted to know what people's temperatures where here, Im wondering if its just glitches of W10 more than anything
     
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    anyway of cleaning it and replying it, might consider this but I doubt i have to
     
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    use gaffer tape or painters tape, lift lm off very easy
     
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    perfect, thanks for the advice
     
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