MacBook Pro 15" Unibody 2.53 GHz Mid 2009 Consumables
Parts that work with MacBook Pro 15" Unibody 2.53 GHz Mid 2009:
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 2.53 GHz Mid 2009 version of the MacBook Pro 15" Unibody shares more in common with the MBP 13" Unibody than other MBP 15" Unibody models. The 2.53 GHz machine features a single fan and graphics chip with shared memory.
The most common repairs with 2.53 GHz Mid 2009 model MacBook Pro 15" Unibody laptops are replacing a dead battery, replacing a malfunctioning fan, and upgrading the hard drive or RAM. The MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (2.53 GHz Mid 2009) Memory Maxxer RAM Upgrade Kit includes all the parts and tools you need to upgrade to 8 GB of RAM.
The 2.53 GHz Mid 2009 model MacBook Pro 15" Unibody requires a P6 Pentalobe screwdriver to remove the battery. Our battery repair kits include all the needed tools.
Once you've bought your parts and tools, check out iFixit's MacBook Pro 15" Unibody 2.53 GHz Mid 2009 repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.