MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Models A1226 and A1260 Right Thermal Sensor Replacement
- Author: Walter Galan
- Difficulty: Moderate
This detects the internal temperature of your machine for heat management.
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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.