MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Models A1226 and A1260 Parts
Grab a toolkit for your MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Models A1226 and A1260 model and bring your laptop back to life!
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Parts that work with MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Models A1226 and A1260:
Arctic Silver Thermal Paste
Confidently tackle any thermal paste replacement project with this All-In-One kit.
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.
MacBook and MacBook Pro (Non-Retina) SSD Upgrade Bundle
Upgrade the storage and improve boot time and read/write speed in your MacBook and MacBook Pro (Non-Retina) with this SSD upgrade bundle.
2.5" Hard Drive Enclosure with USB 3.0 Cable
Turn any SATA 2.5" laptop hard drive into an external storage drive with this part.
Universal Drive Adapter
Turn your current hard drive into an external drive with this adapter.
MacBook Pro 15" Battery
Replace a 4800-5500 mAh battery compatible with all 15" MacBook Pros (excluding Unibody) models A1150, A1211, A1226, A1260. Part #661-3864. Battery model #A1175.
1 TB 5400 RPM 2.5" Hard Drive
Replace or upgrade the hard drive in your compatible MacBook, MacBook Pro, Intel Mac mini, and Sony PS3/PS3 Slim/PS4 game consoles.
PC2-5300 1 GB RAM Chip
RAM Upgrade / 1 GB / PC2-5300 / Low Profile / 200 pin, 667 MHz
500 GB 5400 RPM 2.5" Hard Drive
Replacement or upgrade hard drive compatible with all MacBooks, MacBook Pros, Intel Mac minis, and Sony PS3 and PS3 Slim game consoles. SATA interface for Intel Macs / 2....
MacBook Core 2 Duo Santa Rosa/Penryn 802.11n Airport Extreme Card
802.11n Airport wireless internal card for Santa Rosa Macbooks
The model A1226 and A1260 MacBook Pro 15" included an LED-backlit display, and the Santa Rosa processor architecture resulted in a faster bus speed and a graphics upgrade.
The most common repairs with the model A1226 and A1260 15" MacBook Pro are replacing a dead battery, replacing a malfunctioning left or right fan, and upgrading the hard drive or RAM. The MacBook Pro 15" Model A1226 Memory Maxxer RAM Upgrade Kit or MacBook Pro 15" Model A1260 Memory Maxxer RAM Upgrade Kit includes all the parts and tools you need to upgrade to 6 GB of RAM.
Once you've bought your parts and tools, check out iFixit's A1226 MacBook Pro 15" repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.