MacBook Pro 13" Unibody Mid 2012 Hard Drive Cable Replacement
Replace the hard drive cable in your Mid 2012 MacBook Pro 13" Unibody.
- Author: Andrew Optimus Goldberg
- Time required: 20 to 30 minutes
- Difficulty: Moderate
Use this guide to replace a broken hard drive cable. The hard drive cable also contains the sleep LED and the IR sensor.
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Use the edge of a spudger to pry the battery connector upwards from its socket on the logic board.
It is useful to pry upward on both short sides of the connector to "walk" it out of its socket. Be careful with the corners of the connectors, they can be easily broken off.