How to Remove Heat Dispenser From GPU chip Amilo Pro V3515 Board

  sydhall 11:55 13 Sep 2011
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Hi,

I think the trouble with the two Amilos V3515 is the GPU Chip needs to be HEAT-Reflowed It shows you how on UTUBE: But Unfortunately the V3515 has a Heat Dispenser that seems to be GLUED on: Regards

  Graphicool1 13:19 13 Sep 2011

First let the PC run and warm up a bit. Now it iff, unplug it from the mains and try to gently wiggle the heatsink from side to side. Then pull it straight up. Trying to avoid bending the pins.

  Graphicool1 13:20 13 Sep 2011

"Now it iff" Should read...'Now turn it off'

  sydhall 14:20 13 Sep 2011

Graphicool1

I think your getting Ur wires crossed? I mean the GPU Graphics nor CPU: Regards

  sydhall 14:21 13 Sep 2011

Graphicool1

I think your getting Ur wires crossed? I mean the GPU Graphics nor CPU: Regards

  gengiscant 14:22 13 Sep 2011

I couldn't even understand the post, so good try Graphicool1

  Graphicool1 14:39 13 Sep 2011

Thanx gengis

  sydhall 14:54 13 Sep 2011

Hi, I'll try to make it simple:

The G.P.U. on the Amilo 3515 Mainboards do not house the G.P.U. & The C.P.U. under the same cooling system as with most laptops.

The G.P.U. is alongside the CPU but has its own Aluminum- Heatsink. I want to remove IT to Re-Heat the GPU Chip With a Heat Gun to Solve a Graphics problem:.

  Graphicool1 15:08 13 Sep 2011

sydhall

Yes, sorry it was my mistake, I thought you were describing, in broken English, an attempt to remove a glued on heatsink from a CPU. Now I understand where you're coming from. However, understanding and knowing the solution can be worlds apart. I have never had to deal with anything like this, therefore it isn't in my knowledge base. You could try asking your question in the 'Games' Forum. It sounds more like their field. CLICK HERE

  Graphicool1 15:31 13 Sep 2011

sydhall

One question...

You did remove the screws, about 11 from the reverse of the card didn't you. They hold the cooling fan on?

  gengiscant 18:00 13 Sep 2011

Can you post a screen-shot of the part in question?

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