MacBook 13" Core 2 Duo Cables
Grab a toolkit for your MacBook 13" Core 2 Duo model and bring your laptop back to life!
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Choose your model of MacBook 13" Core 2 Duo:
Parts that work with MacBook 13" Core 2 Duo:
Universal Drive Adapter
Turn your current hard drive into an external drive with this part.
Apple AC Adapter (3-prong) Extension Cable
Replace a broken or damaged six foot Apple three-prong AC adapter extension cable with this part.
MacBook Battery Connector/Sleep Sensor (non-Energy Star)
Provides battery contacts and sleep sensor for logic boards without Energy Star printed at the second RAM slot.
MacBook Hard Drive Cable
Connects hard drive, sleep light, and IR sensor to logic board.
MacBook Optical Drive Cable
Orange optical drive ribbon cable
MacBook Battery Connector/Sleep Sensor (Energy Star)
Provides battery contacts and sleep sensor for logic boards with Energy Star printed at the second RAM slot. May or may not have a liquid damage indicator patch.
MacBook Display Data Cable
A damaged display data cable can cause video defects
MacBook (Core Duo/Core 2 Duo) Inverter Cable
Connects the logic board to the display inverter.
MacBook Upper Case Cable
Replace the cable that connects the upper case to the logic board compatible with MacBook laptops. Part #922-7991.
The Core 2 Duo MacBooks feature beefier processors, thanks to the Core 2 Duo chipset.
A total of 3 GB of memory (using a 2 GB RAM chip and a 1 GB RAM chip) will max out your machine's capacity. The biggest hard drive that can currently be put into these laptops is the 500 GB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive. The 8x SuperDrive is the fastest optical drive for these models and will make creating DVDs a whiz. You can also upgrade the upper case to the Penryn/Santa Rosa version with the new keyboard layout (including iTunes controls)!
There is one main variation within these models. Your machine may be a Energy Star-equipped or non-Energy star version. This affects the battery connector and logic board. See photos and part descriptions on the non-Energy Star or Energy Star battery connector/sleep sensors for information on determining which version you have.
Check out our MacBook troubleshooting page for help in diagnosing your machine!
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