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Changes to iMac Intel 21.5" EMC 2889 Heat Sink Replacement Introduction

Edit by Jeff Suovanen

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Device
[ ]iMac Intel 21.5" EMC 2889
Type
[ ]replacement
Thing
[ ]Heat Sink
Title
[ ]iMac Intel 21.5" EMC 2889 Heat Sink Replacement
Introduction
Use this guide to replace the heat sink. [ … ] Don't forget to follow our [guide|744|thermal paste application guide] after you have removed your heat sink.
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Conclusion
[ ]To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
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Summary
[ ]Replace the Heat Sink in your iMac Intel 21.5" EMC 2889.

Guide Prerequisites

Tools

  • Arctic Silver ArctiClean x1 added.
  • Arctic Silver Thermal Paste x1 added.
  • Plastic Cards x1 added.
  • Spudger x1 added.
  • T10 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.
  • T8 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.
  • Tweezers x1 added.