Tip & How-To about AMD Athlon 64 X2 5200+, 2.6 GHz
Either CPU is faulty, or the heatsink has lost aderence with the CPU surface or cooling power.
Standard procedure is refitting or replacing cooling fan, in some rare occasion is the CPU, but that is uncommon and can't be tested.
Another possible cause is the temp sensor on the motherboard that is faulty.
first ensure that is overheating and check temp sensor using SpeedFan - Access temperature sensor in your computer.
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