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

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[ ]iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display (2017)
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[ ]CPU
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[ ]iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display (2017) CPU Replacement
Introduction
[ ]Use this guide to replace or upgrade the CPU in your 21.5" Retina 4K 2017 iMac.
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[ ]To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
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Summary
[ ]Replace or upgrade the CPU in a 21.5" Retina 4K 2017 iMac EMC 3069.

Guide Prerequisites

Tools

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

Parts

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

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