MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Models A1226 and A1260 Consumables
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Parts that work with MacBook Pro 15" Core 2 Duo Models A1226 and A1260:
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.
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.