Revamping Old HP G6 Laptop, Will it Work

ImNewToThis

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Hello! I am currently working on revamping an old HP G6 laptop as the title says. I want to change it's current i3-2350m to an i7-2620m, and according to the manual, that should work. My worry is that the heatsink/fan may need to be changed; but they're both intel chips, so can I just switch them without changing the fan & heatsink?
For anyone wondering, I am also adding in 4 gb more ram, but I don't think that's relevant. Have a great day!
 

deep82mca

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Hi mate did upgrade work for you? Please advise whether possible to upgrade hp g6 pavillion from i3-2330M to i7-2860QM, i7-3632QM, i7-3740QM or i7-3840QM?
 
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