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Hello there. My GPU is overheating. How to clean the dust without damaging the GPU? Also is this amount of thermal paste enough?

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If needed, GPU is Sapphire R9 280X Toxic.

 

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First of all, you need to clean off the old thermal paste before you apply new paste. Second, you can usually either use canned air or a compressor to remove most of the dust. then you can use a soft esd safe brush and isopropal alcohol to clean the rest of the gpu. 

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Isopropyl alcohol, toothbrush, fiber cloth and maybe an electric duster if you have one. 

Edit: I did not see @Shooterdude34 comment. I basically copy pasted. My bad. 

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46 minutes ago, Curesto said:

Hello there. My GPU is overheating. How to clean the dust without damaging the GPU? Also is this amount of thermal paste enough?

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If needed, GPU is Sapphire R9 280X Toxic.

 

 

 

I would also get a new case, one with dust filters or at least move the machine off the floor.  

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Old toothbrush, use it gently. Get new thermal pads and please dont clean this nasty card on top of your bed.

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Put it in the dishwasher and let it dry overnight.

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