MacBook Pro 17" Unibody 2.2GHz early 2011 Duo

Vibrating noise from new MacBook Pro ?

Rattling fan ? Overheating ?

Give this a try !

I am using Husky screwdrivers HD 74501 U & HD 74502 Y
  • I am using Husky screwdrivers HD 74501 U & HD 74502 Y

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Turn your MBP upside down
  • Turn your MBP upside down

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  • Remove the screws from the back cover

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  • Carefully open the back cover.

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  • Remove the dust . I am using a vacuum cleaner here with a brush.

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  • Keep your Apple warranty by disconnecting the battery and DO NO TOUCH any electronic parts and chips ! Also touch any metal item to unload the body static.

  • Keep your Apple warranty and disconnect the battery.

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  • Disconnect the fan from the mainboard.

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  • Remove the 3 screws that fron the fan fixture.

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  • Clean the dust with a very soft toilet paper.

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  • This is what I´ve found inside one fan !

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To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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