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AMD FX 8150 CPU Overheating

Question asked by on Jul 23, 2016
Latest reply on Aug 19, 2016 by warsun

Product Type : Motherboard
Product Model : SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0
Product S/N : D1M0BX183715
Date of Purchase : 2013/03/19

[Motherboard Specification]
Motherboard Revision : R20
Motherboard BIOS Revision : 2501

[VGA Card Specification]
VGA Card Vendor : NVIDIA
VGA Card Model : GEFORCE
VGA Card Chipset : GT 430
VGA Card Driver : GT 430

[CPU Specification]
CPU Vendor : AMD
CPU Type : FX 8150
CPU Speed : 3.61GHz

OS: Windows 10 Upgraded from Windows 7 64bit

CPU overheats for no reason.  I have checked the memory it is not leaking. Reset motherboard back to defaults, no luck. Has anyone else seen this issue? Is there an BIOS or Chipset upgrade I can try?  How can I tell if it is the CPU or motherboard causing the issue?

thank you in advance.