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Changes to iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display (2017) Logic Board Replacement Introduction

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Device
[ ]iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display (2015)
Type
[ ]replacement
Thing
[ ]Logic Board
Title
[ ]iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display Logic Board Replacement
Introduction
[ ]Follow the steps in this guide to remove or replace the logic board in a 21.5" Retina 4K Late 2015 iMac.
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Difficulty
Moderate
Conclusion
[ ]To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
Author
Public
Yes
Summary
[ ]Replace the logic board in a 21.5" Retina 4K Late 2015 iMac EMC 2833.

Tools

  • iMac Service Wedge x1 added.
  • iMac Opening Tool x1 added.
  • Plastic Cards x1 added.
  • Tweezers x1 added.
  • Spudger x1 added.
  • Phillips #00 Screwdriver x1 added.
  • T10 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.
  • T9 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.
  • T8 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.
  • T5 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.

Parts

  • Arctic Silver ArctiClean x1 added.
  • Arctic Silver Thermal Paste x1 added.
  • Coffee Filters or a lint-free cloth x1 added.
  • iMac Intel 21.5" (2012-2017) Adhesive Strips x1 added.

Steps

Step #: 1
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