MacBook Core Duo Left Clutch Hinge Replacement
Replace a broken left clutch hinge in your MacBook Core Duo.
- Author: Andrew Bookholt
- Difficulty: Difficult
A MacBook display is only as good as its weakest link. If that weak link happens to be the left clutch hinge, replace it with a new one.
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Step 1 — Left Clutch Hinge ¶
Remove the piece of tape stuck to the left clutch hinge.
Step 2 ¶
Remove the single 3.2 mm Phillips screw securing the inverter cable to the left clutch hinge.
Step 3 ¶
Remove the three 3.2 mm Phillips screws securing the left clutch hinge to the rear display bezel.
Step 4 ¶
Remove the left clutch hinge from the rear display bezel.