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iMac Intel 24" EMC 2267 CPU Replacement

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      Guide Steps

      Step 1 — Logic board teardown

      Start by following the excellent guide from Jeff Dickson from step 2 to step 9

      Step 2 — Unplug temperature sensor

      Remove the warranty stickers

      Step 3 — Heat sink disassembly

      Remove the 4 Philips 02 screws

      Step 4 — Heat sink cleanup

      Wipe the thermal paste with with a microfibre cloth wetted with an alcoholic solution.

      Step 5 — CPU disassembly

      Rotate the locking screw by half a turn (counterclockwise).

      Step 6 — New CPU installation

      Align the socket and the new CPU with the help of the trimmed corner

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