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Gateway 7405GX do you know of any tutorials to help replace the thermal sink and replace the glue... im not too sure which thing is it.... i have a good idea but have never worked on a computer to this degree...

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One site of many please read all of it before proceeding if your not sure ask a friend,how to site link

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