MacBook Pro 13" Unibody (Mid 2012) Hard Drive Cable

MacBook Pro 13" Unibody (Mid 2012) Hard Drive Cable

New from manufacturer.

$44.95

$44.95

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Product Details

Features

Features

Unable to access your hard drive?

Then you might need to replace your hard drive cable!

Please read the option descriptions. Some options do not include the hard drive bracket.

Compatibility

MacBook Pro 13" Unibody Mid 2012
2.5 GHz (Mid 2012)
2.9 GHz (Mid 2012)

Repair Stories

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My Problem

It all began with the click of death on the hard drive. I taught it was an easy repair for my client. Changing the hard drive, à 15 minutes work

My Fix

The client bought a new ssd drive. When i instaled it i had to réinstall all the OS from the recovery mode but after 2 hours of download and installation . . .

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My Problem

Mac wouldn't boot up.

My Fix

I have a Geeksquad subscription from Best buy.

they diagnosed the issue to a faulty drive cable.

Directed me to the ifxit website for the right part.

I ordered it, took it back to them and they repaired the Mac in a couple of days.

Now it works just as good as when i first bough . . .

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My Problem

It didnt work

My Fix

It worked

My Advice

DO it

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My Problem

I was having more and more hard drive problems until finally I couldn't boot. I bought a new SSD (which I was planning to do anyway), but reinstalling OSX over Wifi kept failing at the reboot. After many hours searching online, I finally found someone with the same problem as me here on iFixit.

My Fix

It wa . . .

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My Problem

My son dropped his computer while at school. It was in a case but wouldn't you know that the exact place it landed was on zipper pull of the case which put a dent in the Macbook Pro right where the hard drive and the cable attach. The hard drive continued to work for a while after that but as time . . .

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My Problem

Was trying to install a new Samsung EVO 850 SSHD and the Mac would not read or recognize the new drive. After reading some forums I found that the 2012 MacBook Pros had issues with the SATA cable.

My Fix

The repair was easy. Just remove a few screws peel the old SATA cable out. Replace it with the new one p . . .

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My Problem

Defective cable for internal hard drive

My Fix

Totally easy! Took less than 10 minutes to install cable. Apple Store refused to install cable because tech noticed some sticky reside on logic board. Very minor and I removed the reside myself. Installed the cable, and now my mid-2012 Macbook Pro has new life . . .

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My Problem

I purchased an identical model to serve as a backup on E-Bay. My primary MacBook Pro had just began to stop functioning and I knew it was salvageable so I went for it.

My Fix

The repair was pretty straight forward. After replacement, the computer performs better than it did prior to the repair. I didn't rea . . .

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My Problem

MacBook Pro wouldn't power on.

My Fix

I had the same issue with another computer , so it was an easy fix.

My Advice

I just ordered the power cable for the hard drive online then installed it a few days after it arrived.

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My Problem

Mac wouldn't boot; showed no boot device icon

My Fix

The process was simple!

My Advice

Don't lose any screws. :)

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