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My MacBook Pro model A1260 problem

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my made with out any reason turn off in the middle of my work happend some time two time together and other one only and now start some of the fan i no idea is left or rigth very accelerate and stay 5 o 6 minutes work very fast with out stop happend several time a day and other day no happend this drive me crazy , help please

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It may be overheating and shutting down to protect itself. Open it up and use some canned air to blow the fans out. The vents may also be clogged and need to be cleaned. This failing, replace the thermal paste. Arctic Silver Thermal Paste

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Arctic Silver Thermal Paste

3.5 gram Arctic Silver thermal paste tube. Thermal paste forms a continuous, conductive layer between a processor and its heat sink, improving cooling performance and keeping your important chips from overheating. Whenever you remove a heat sink, it's ver — 50+ available at 8.95 each.

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Here's how to get to the heat sink to replace the thermal paste: http://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Installing+M... Here's how to do it: http://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Applying+The...

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