Original fan was not operating correctly.
Repair was great - new fan obviously works and now cools the MacMini properly.
Follow the guide and you cant really go wrong. Use the correct recommended tools and parts.
A month ago, my Mac Mini 2009 became suddenly very noisy... I decided to open it up and made several tests that helped me realize it was the fan.
The repair was super-extra-easy. The Mac Mini 2009 is the last model before the unibody conception, so you've got to use some special tools (see tutorials . . .
The fan in my Mac Mini had gradually grown louder, to the point where it was distracting while watching Netflix.
Replacing a fan in the Mac Mini is pretty easy. The trickiest part is getting the Mac open. It requires a flexible putty knife for a 2009 Mac Mini.
Don't forget to replace all the cables wh . . .
Replace fan on Mac Mini + front & back display on iPhone 4.
Received part and tools from iFixit 2 days after placing order.
Replacing fan on Mac Mini:
No-brainer and no problems. Time spent: 15 min.
Replacing displays on iPhone4:
Went like at dream thanks to the perfect guides from iFixit . . .
My Mac mini was making noise for like a month after that it started turning off after every 15 minutes. After this i took my Mac mini apart and realize that fan was the problem it wasn't working. I almost went to buy the new Mac when my friend tell a bout Ifixit. So I check the site out and after l . . .