Model A1225 / Early 2009 / 2.66, 2.93, or 3.06 GHz Core 2 Duo processor

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What's this small bullet-shaped metal object that fell out of my iMac?

A solid small (quarter inch) metal object fell out of my iMac as I was re-assembling it (it fell out at the last step, as I was re-attaching the glass panel).

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That is a pin which attaches to the inside metal frame of the glass display. They do break off. As long as the glass is replaced carefully you can lose a few with no problems as the magnets do a very good job. Not to worry, just use less force when removing the glass.

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