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PowerBook G4 Aluminum 12" 1-1.5 GHz RAM Replacement

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This guide has been found to be exceptionally cool by the iFixit staff.

  • Author: iRobot
  • Time estimate: 5 - 10 minutes
  • Difficulty: Easy

One RAM slots allow up to 1.25 GB of PC2700 RAM.

Step 1 RAM  ¶ 

Remove the four Phillips screws from the memory door.

Step 1 RAM  ¶ 

  • Remove the four Phillips screws from the memory door.

  • Slide the memory door away from the memory compartment.

Step 2  ¶ 

Release the tabs on each side of the RAM chip at the same time.  These tabs lock the chip in place and releasing them will cause the chip to "pop" up.

Step 2  ¶ 

  • Release the tabs on each side of the RAM chip at the same time. These tabs lock the chip in place and releasing them will cause the chip to "pop" up.

  • Pull the chip directly out from its connectors.