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Pulled fan connector off logic board

While trying to install as SSD, I pulled the part of the fan connector that's soldered onto the logic board completely off. In other words, I pulled the actual socket off the logic board.

Anybody know what to do now?

Any advice is humbly appreciated...

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Common to do this on the Mac Minis. Grab a micro soldering iron, and solder it back on at the anchor points.

If the connector is destroyed, replace it with a new one

If some of the pads are pulled off, you will need to solder wires to the correct location, and will need a schematic and board view.

Good luck!

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Thanks for the info, Reece. Can you point to any type of instructional video for this? I've done soldering on guitars before but never anything with a circuit board, or this small...

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jefft will be eternally grateful.
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