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MacBook Core Duo PRAM Battery Replacement

MacBook Core Duo date and time battery replacement.

  • Author: iRobot
  • Difficulty: Difficult

The time and date, as well as other settings, are kept by the PRAM battery when your machine is off. If you feel like you're stuck in the movie Groundhog Day, replace the PRAM battery and finally turn the page of your calendar.

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Step 1 PRAM Battery  ¶ 

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Step 1 PRAM Battery  ¶ 

  • Turn the logic board over.

  • Peel the PRAM battery up from its location on the logic board, removing tape as necessary.

Step 2  ¶ 

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Step 2  ¶ 

  • Disconnect the PRAM battery cable from the logic board and remove the PRAM battery from the computer.