MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Models A1226 and A1260 Right Thermal Sensor Replacement

This detects the internal temperature of your machine for heat management.

Step 1 Right Thermal Sensor  ¶ 

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Step 1 Right Thermal Sensor  ¶ 

  • Use caution when removing the thermal sensor connector. The connector can easily break off the logic board if this step is performed improperly.

  • Disconnect the right thermal sensor cable from the logic board by placing a spudger beneath the cable and lifting up.

  • Peel up the orange Kapton tape covering the right thermal sensor.

  • Use a spudger to pry the right thermal sensor off the lower case.