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Changes to Microsoft Surface Pro 5 Heat Sink Replacement Introduction

Edit by Paul Manzer

Edit approved by Paul Manzer

[ ]Removal of the heat sink will be necessary to provide ease of access for many of the components within the Surface Pro 5. It is identified by the four prominent copper bars that span the interior of the device, converging over the CPU.
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