MacBook 13" (Model A1181) Consumables
Grab a toolkit for your MacBook 13" (Model A1181) model and fix your broken laptop!
iFixit has you covered with parts, tools, and free repair guides. Repair with confidence! All of our replacement parts are tested to rigorous standards and backed by our industry-leading warranty.
Choose your model of MacBook 13" (Model A1181):
Parts that work with MacBook 13" (Model A1181):
Arctic Silver Thermal Paste
Forms a continuous, heat conductive layer between a processor and its heat sink. A new layer of thermal paste keeps your processor from overheating. 3.5 grams
Arctic Silver ArctiClean
Two part cleaner dissolves old thermal paste on heat sinks and processors. One 30 ml bottle of thermal material remover and one 30 ml bottle of thermal surface purifier.
All older MacBooks have the same A1181 model number. However, not all parts are compatible with every machine. Be sure to ID your Mac to ensure correct selection of your model above!
With the exception of the Mid 2009 model, all plastic MacBooks use PC2-5300 RAM, available in our parts store.
These machines are notorious for pieces of the upper case breaking off near the trackpad. Fortunately, it's easy to fix-- just use our repair guides to replace the upper case! Select your machine above to make sure you buy the right case component.