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Revision to MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Model A1211

Andrew Bookholt

== Troubleshooting ==
-You can troubleshoot many common hardware problems using the [[MacBook Pro 15" Troubleshooting|MacBook Pro 15" Troubleshooting Guide]].
+Track down a number of hardware problems using the [[MacBook Pro 15" Troubleshooting|MacBook Pro 15" Troubleshooting Guide]].
== Guides ==
-The guides below were developed for the initial revision of the MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo, model A1211. These machines had processor speeds of either 2.16 GHz or 2.33 GHz.
+Use the guides to replace your faulty hardware once you've purchased the [link|/Categories/MacBook-Pro-15-Inch/85|parts] you need.
[guidelist|MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Model A1211]
There are a number of components in the MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo that can be cost effectively upgraded.
-* '''Memory:''' MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duos came with 1 or 2 GB standard. If your MacBook Pro is still running with only the stock RAM, upgrading will provide a dramatic performance boost. [guide|452|Upgrading] to the maximum of [link|/Products/MacBook-Pro-15-Inch-2-16-GHz-Core-2-Duo-RAM/11/98|3 or 4 GB] can be done very easily.
+* '''Memory:''' MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duos came with [product|IF111-000|1] or [product|IF111-027|2] GB standard. If your MacBook Pro is still running with only the stock RAM, upgrading will provide a dramatic performance boost. [guide|452|Upgrading] to the maximum of [link|/Products/MacBook-Pro-15-Inch-2-16-GHz-Core-2-Duo-RAM/11/98|3 or 4 GB] can be done very easily.
* '''Hard Drive:''' 120, 160, 200, 250 or 320 GB hard drives came standard with the MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo. You can [guide|459|upgrade] the drive up to [product|IF107-060|500 GB].
-* '''Battery:''' Replacing the battery requires no special tools to release the battery latch. The [link|/MacBook-Parts/MacBook-Pro-15-Inch-Battery/IF185-035|battery] can be [guide|450|replaced] in less than 30 seconds.
+* '''Battery:''' Replacing the battery requires no special tools to release the battery latch. The [product|IF185-035|battery] can be [guide|450|replaced] in less than 30 seconds.
* '''Optical Drive:''' The standard optical drive shipped with MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duos is either a 6x or 8x SuperDrive. The drive can easily be [guide|461|upgraded] to an [product|IF185-040|8x SuperDrive].
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